Parenting services for families affected by substance abuse.

  title={Parenting services for families affected by substance abuse.},
  author={Janna Moore and Norm Finkelstein},
  journal={Child welfare},
  volume={80 2},
This article describes the development, implementation, and replication of a group-based parenting program for families affected by substance abuse. The Nurturing Program for Families in Substance Abuse Treatment and Recovery improves parenting, as measured on objective scales; enhances parents' satisfaction and competence, as measured by participant reports; and is based on principles demonstrated to be effective in reducing risk of both child abuse and neglect and substance abuse for both… CONTINUE READING

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