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dc.contributor.authorStrengthening Families Programme
dc.coverage.spatialBallyfermot
dc.date.accessioned2010-10-14T14:23:06Z
dc.date.available2010-10-14T14:23:06Z
dc.date.issued2010-07
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/112911
dc.descriptionThe Strengthening Families Programme (SFP) is an internationally recognised parenting and family skills initiative for high-risk families. It was developed by Dr. Karol Kumpfer, a Professor of Health Promotion and Education in the University of Utah. Initially, it was designed as a prevention strategy for 6 – 12 year old high risk children of substance abusing parents. It has now developed as an evidence-based family skills training programme which has been found through research to significantly reduce problem behaviours, delinquency, alcohol and drug abuse in children. It has also been shown to improve the families’ social competencies and child’s school performance. It reduces the risk of child neglect as parents strengthen the bonds they have with their children and learn more effective parenting skills. The National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) along with fifteen other independent studies have found positive results in the following key areas: Improved parenting knowledge and skills, Improved family relationships, Improved children’s social skills and behaviouren
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dc.publisherStrengthening Families Programmeen
dc.subjectFAMILY RELATIONSHIPSen
dc.subjectCHILDen
dc.subjectPARENTING SKILLen
dc.subjectCOMMUNITY HEALTHen
dc.subjectSUBSTANCE MISUSEen
dc.subject.otherBALLYFERMOTen
dc.titleEvaluation of the Ballyfermot Strengthening Families Programmeen
dc.typeReporten
dc.contributor.departmentHealth Service Executive (HSE)en
refterms.dateFOA2018-08-22T09:34:39Z


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