The effectiveness of early intervention: examining risk factors and pathways to enhanced development.

@article{Berlin1998TheEO,
  title={The effectiveness of early intervention: examining risk factors and pathways to enhanced development.},
  author={Lisa J. Berlin and J Brooks-gunn and Cecelia Mccarton and Marie C McCormick},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={238-45}
}
In this paper we examine the effectiveness of early intervention, especially vis-à-vis (a) child and family risk factors and (b) the pathways to enhanced child and family development. To address these issues we draw on findings from the Infant Health and Development Program (IHDP) for low-birth-weight premature infants. The data we present reveal the considerable effectiveness of the IHDP intervention in enhancing several aspects of early and later child and family development. The findings… CONTINUE READING

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