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Contributions of risk research to the designs of successful interventions

Sameroff, A; Gutman, L; (2004) Contributions of risk research to the designs of successful interventions. In: Intervention with Children and Adolescents: An Interdisciplinary Perspective. (pp. 9-26). Pearson Education: Boston.

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Type: Book chapter
Title: Contributions of risk research to the designs of successful interventions
ISBN: 0-205-34196-9
Additional information: This chapter provides an overview of risk concepts focusing on the differences between deterministic causal factors and probabilistic factors. Then it describes the assessment of typical risk factors and explores the predictive efficacy of single and multiple risk indices. Finally, the chapter identifies social protective factors and resilience that would allow children to overcome adversity and achieve developmental competence.
Keywords: Children at risk, Child development
UCL classification: UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > School of Life and Medical Sciences
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Brain Sciences
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Brain Sciences > Div of Psychology and Lang Sciences
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Brain Sciences > Div of Psychology and Lang Sciences > Clinical, Edu and Hlth Psychology
URI: http://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/id/eprint/1541623
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