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Active labor market programme participation for unemployment insurance recipients

Filges T. et al Unemployment, Insurance, Labour market Many countries during the 1990s introduced Active Labour Market Programmes (ALMPs) in an effort to reduce unemployment. In countries such as Australia, USA, Denmark, Sweden, England and Switzerland, p ...

Advocacy interventions to reduce or eliminate violence and promote the physical and psychosocial wellbeing of women who experience intimate partner abuse

Ramsay, J. et al. Partner abuse, Violence, Domestic violence Intimate partner abuse is common in all societies and damages the health of survivors and their children in the short and long term. Advocacy may decrease the impact of this abuse on women' ...

Approaches to Parent Involvement for Improving the Academic Performance of Elementary School Age Children

Nye, C., Turner, H. and Schwartz, J. Parental involvement, Children's education The impact of parent involvement in a child’s growth and development is generally accepted (Sheldon, 2003). However, educators, parent groups, and policy makers continue ...

Behavioral, Psychological, Educational, and Vocational Interventions to Facilitate Employment Outcomes for Cancer Survivors: A Systematic Review

Fong C.J. et al Cancer, Survivor In the United States, an estimated 1.5 million people are diagnosed annually with some type of cancer (American Cancer Society, 2011). Work is an important stabilizing factor for cancer survivors (Arnold, 1999). De Boer an ...

Behavioural and cognitive behavioural training interventions for assisting foster carers in the management of difficult behaviour

Turner, W., Macdonald, G. M. and Dennis, J. A. Behavioural training Behavioural and cognitive behavioural training interventions for assisting foster carers in the management of difficult behaviour- no strong evidence yet.Providing training for foster car ...

Behavioural and cognitive-behavioural group-based parenting programmes for early-onset conduct problems in children aged 3 to 12 years

Furlong, M., et al Cost-effectiveness, Behavioural, Cognitive-behaviour, Parenting programmes, Child conduct problems, Parental mental health Parenting skills Early-onset child conduct problems are common and costly. A large number of studies and some pre ...

Brief Strategic Family Therapy (BSFT) for Young People in Treatment for Non-Opioid Drug Use

Lindstrom M. et al Drug use, Intervention, Behaviour, Therapy This publication is a Campbell Systematic Review of the effect of the family therapy approach Brief Strategic Family Therapy (BSFT) for treatment for non-opioid drug use (cannabis, amphetamines ...

Cognitive behavioural therapy for men who physically abuse their female partner

Smedslund, G. et al. Physically abusive men, Physical abuse, Violence In national surveys, between 10% and 34% of women have reported being physically assaulted by an intimate male partner.Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) or programmes including elemen ...

Cognitive-Behavioral treatment for antisocial behavior in youth in residential treatment

Armelius, B. and Andreassen, H. BEHAVIOUR, BEHAVIOURAL CHANGE, CRIME, YOUNG PEOPLE Results of twelve studies, five RCTs and seven non-RCTs including a control group, conducted in the USA, Canada and Great Britain suggest that Cognitive Behavioral Treatmen ...

Cognitive-behavioural interventions for children who have been sexually abused

Macdonald, G., Higgins, J. and Ramchandani, P. Cognitive-behavioural, Sexual abuse, Children, Young people Despite differences in how it is defined, there is a general consensus amongst clinicians and researchers that the sexual abuse of children and adol ...

Cognitive-behavioural interventions for preventing youth gang involvement for children and young people (7-16)

Fisher, H., Montgomery, P. and Gardner, F. ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOUR, BEHAVIOURAL CHANGE, CRIME, CRIME PREVENTION, YOUNG PEOPLE Many studies document a robust and consistent relationship between gang membership and elevated delinquency, with gang members dispr ...

Community Monitoring Interventions can reduce corruption and may improve services

Molina E. et al Corruption, Services, Income Corruption and inefficient allocation of resources in service delivery are widespread in low and middle income countries (Pande & Olken, 2011). There is increasing evidence that corruption holds back countr ...

Community-based Rehabilitation for People With Disabilities in Low- and Middle-income Countries: A Systematic Review

Lemmi V. et al Disabilities, Mental health, Intellectual impairment, Sensory impairment The authors reviewed the evidence about the impact of community-based rehabilitation on the lives of people with disabilities and their carers in low- and middle-incom ...

Corporate Crime Deterrence: A Systematic Review

Crime, Offending, Offender, Legal Corporate crime is a poorly understood problem with little known about effective strategies to prevent and control it. Competing definitions of corporate crime affect how the phenomenon is studied and implications for red ...

Dropout prevention and intervention programs: effects on school completion and dropout among school-aged children and youth

Wilson, S. J. et al. SCHOOL, TEENAGE PREGNANCY, YOUNG PEOPLE, EDUCATION Dropping out of high school is associated with numerous detrimental consequences, including low wages, unemployment, incarceration, and poverty. There are a large number of school and ...

Drug courts' effects on criminal offending for juviniles and adults

Mitchell, O., et al Drugs, Offender, Court, Legislation Drug courts are specialized courts in which court actors collaboratively use the legal and moral authority of the court to monitor drug-involved offenders’ abstinence from drug use via frequent drug ...

E-learning of evidence-based health care (EBHC) to increase EBHC competencies in healthcare professionals: a systematic review

Rohwer A. et al Health care, Doctor, Nurse, Learning, Health outcomes Evidence-based health care (EBHC) is decision-making for health care, informed by the best research evidence. Doctors, nurses and allied health professionals need to have the necessary ...

Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention (EIBI) for Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD): A Systematic Review

Reichow B. et all Autism, Behavioural therapy, Intervention Early intensive behavioral intervention (EIBI) is one of the most widely used treatments for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The purpose of our review was to examine the research on ...

Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention (EIBI) for Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD): A Systematic Review

Reichow B. et all Autism Early intensive behavioral intervention (EIBI) is one of the most widely used treatments for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The purpose of our review was to examine the research on EIBI. We found a total of five stu ...

Educational and Skills-Based Interventions for Preventing Relationship and Dating Violence in Adolescents and Young Adults: A Systematic Review

Fellmeth, G. et al Educational skills-based intervention, Relationship, Dating, Violence, Adolescent, Young adult Educational and skills-based interventions are often used to prevent relationship and dating violence among young people. Systematic Reviews ...