IT WORKS! FINDINGS FROM THE NATIONAL EVALUATION OF PARENTS ANONYMOUS ® MUTUAL SUPPORT GROUPS. Margaret (Peggy) L. Polinsky, MSW, PhD Director of Research & Evaluation Silvia Franco, Parent Leader Parents Anonymous ® Inc. Claremont, California
Margaret (Peggy) L. Polinsky, MSW, PhD
Director of Research & Evaluation
Silvia Franco, Parent Leader
Parents Anonymous® Inc.
California Child Welfare Evidence-Based Practice Symposium
January 30, 2009 – San Diego, California
Project Advisory Board, with Parent Leader
Does Parents Anonymous® work to reduce the risk of child maltreatment and, if so, for all parents or for some more than others?
MEASURES OF CHILD MALTREATMENT OUTCOMES
MEASURES OF RISK FACTORS
MEASURES OF PROTECTIVE FACTORS
(had not attended more than 5 Parents Anonymous® group meetings during the month or year prior to recruitment date)