Developing a community science research agenda for building community capacity for effective preventive interventions.

@article{Chinman2005DevelopingAC,
  title={Developing a community science research agenda for building community capacity for effective preventive interventions.},
  author={Matthew J. Chinman and Gordon Hannah and Abraham Wandersman and Patricia A. Ebener and Sarah B Hunter and Pamela Imm and Jeffrey Sheldon},
  journal={American journal of community psychology},
  year={2005},
  volume={35 3-4},
  pages={143-57}
}
Research has shown that prevention programming can improve community health when implemented well. There are examples of successful prevention in local communities, however many continue to face significant challenges, demonstrating a gap between science and practice. Common strategies within the United States to address this gap are available (e.g., trainings), but lack outcomes. Building community capacity to implement high quality prevention can help communities achieve positive health… CONTINUE READING

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