Prevention

The Michigan Experience

By Robert E Hess

© 1985 – Psychology Press

132 pages

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Hardback: 9780866564588
pub: 1985-01-01
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About the Book

Providing practical information for all prevention professionals, this helpful volume presents an in-depth look at the excellent program models and prevention efforts used in the state of Michigan. Contributors discuss pilot demonstrations and model developments to illustrate what a state can do to further prevention efforts.

Table of Contents

Contents Introduction

  • Overview of Michigan Prevention Programming
  • The Role of the Prevention Advisory Committee in Michigan
  • Infant Mental Health Services: A Newborn Screener
  • The Michigan Association for Infant Mental Health: Historical Context and Contemporary Status
  • A Parent Education Project for Low-Income Families
  • Training Preschool Children in Interpersonal Cognitive Problem-Solving Skills: A Replication
  • Stress Management Training for Low-Income Women
  • A Community Model for Prevention Services
  • Exploring Work as an Arena for Prevention Research: The Michigan Prevention Research Center

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSY000000
PSYCHOLOGY / General