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Program/Intervention Name



Assessment and Measurement Instruments for Target Populations, Child Welfare Practice and Service Models, Family Functioning, Family Support and Placement Stabilization Programs, Parenting Skills - Training and Enhancement

Program/Intervention Description

A practice model that includes Structured Decision Making to identify families that would benefit from program based on assessment and risk level. An evidence based functional assessment tool is used based on the CANS. Incorporates the Strengthening Families Protective Factors Framework that addresses: Parental Resilience, Social Connections, Child Development and Parenting Knowledge, Concrete Support and Social and Emotional Competence of Children

Intervention Target Population Identified (Age Group)


Program Goals/Outcomes

In-home prevention services designed to maintain and strengthen family, reduce risk, and keep family intact

QIC Target Group

General - 3

QIC Adoption/Guardianship Relevance Levels

LEVEL 6: General Population

QIC level of Evidence

Intervention Web Site/URL

Contact Person/Purveyor

Marty Shannon


Utah Dept.of Child and Family Services

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