Multi-Year Evaluation of the Effectiveness of a Resilience-Based Prevention Program for Young Children

  title={Multi-Year Evaluation of the Effectiveness of a Resilience-Based Prevention Program for Young Children},
  author={Kathleen Bodisch Lynch and Susan Rose Geller and Melinda G. Schmidt},
  journal={Journal of Primary Prevention},
This article describes the results of a multi-year, multi-state evaluation of the effectiveness of an early childhood prevention initiative that translates resilience research into practice. Targeted to children in preschool through the early elementary grades, the intervention comprises teacher training, a year-long classroom curriculum, original materials and music, and a companion parent education program. The evaluation methodology evolved from pre-experimental to true experimental design… CONTINUE READING
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