A Population Approach To The Prevention Of Child Maltreatment: The Triple P: Positive Parenting Program System (Chapter 14 in Research and Practices in Child Maltreatment Prevention, Volume 2: Societal, Organizational, and International Approaches).
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This chapter highlights an empirically based system of parenting and family support called the Triple P—Positive Parenting Program that adopts a whole-of-population approach for the strengthening of parenting and the prevention of child maltreatment. It discusses the rationale for a population approach, the Triple P system, and evaluation findings that support the Triple P strategies. 50 references.
primary prevention; child abuse; prevention programs; models; evidence based practice; parent education; child rearing; parenting skills