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Ammerman, R. T., Peugh, J. L., Putnam, F. W., & Van Ginkel, J. B. (2012). Predictors of treatment response in depressed mothers receiving in-home cognitive-behavioral therapy and concurrent home visiting. Behavior Modification, 36(4), 462-481.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®, Nurse Family Partnership (NFP)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Ammerman, R. T., Putnam, F. W., Stevens, J., Holleb, L. J., Novak, A. L., & van Ginkel, J. B. (2005). In-home cognitive-behavior therapy for depression: An adapted treatment for first-time mothers in home visitation. Best Practice in Mental Health: An International Journal, 1(1), 1–14.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®, Nurse Family Partnership (NFP)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Ammerman, R. T., Stevens, J., Putnam, F. W., Altaye, M., Hulsmann, J. E., Lehmkuhl, H. D., et al. (2006). Predictors of early engagement in home visitation. Journal of Family Violence, 21(2), 105–115.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Ammerman, R., Shenk, C., Teeters, A., Noll, J., Putnam, F., & Ginkel, J. (2012). Impact of depression and childhood trauma in mothers receiving home visitation. Journal of Child & Family Studies, 21(4), 612-625.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®, Nurse Family Partnership (NFP)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Anisfeld, E., Sandy, J., & Guterman, N. B. (2004). Best Beginnings: A randomized controlled trial of a paraprofessional home visiting program: Technical report. Report to the Smith Richardson Foundation and New York State Office of Children and Family Services. New York: Columbia University School of Social Work.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Child Development and School Readiness, Child Health, Family Economic Self-Sufficiency, Linkages and Referrals, Maternal Health
  • Study Rating(s): Moderate
Anisfeld, E., Sandy, J., & Guterman, N. B. (2004). Best Beginnings: A randomized controlled trial of a paraprofessional home visiting program: Narrative summary. Report to the Smith Richardson Foundation and New York State Office of Children and Family Services. New York: Columbia University School of Social Work
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): NA - Additional Source
Anisfeld, E., & Guillen, S. (2001). Adaptation of the Healthy Families America program to families affected by drug use: A use of the harm reduction model. The Source: Newsletter of the National Abandoned Infants Assistance Resource Center, 11(1), 12–16.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Anisfeld, E., Sandy, J., & Guterman, N. B. (2005). Summary of main findings from the Best Beginnings randomized trial. New York: Columbia University School of Social Work.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Anisfeld, E., Sandy, J., & Guterman, N. B. (2004). Best Beginnings: A randomized controlled trial of a paraprofessional home visiting program: Executive summary. Report to the Smith Richardson Foundation and New York State Office of Children and Family Services. New York: Columbia University School of Social Work.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): NA - Additional Source
Anisfeld, E., Sandy, J., & Guillen, S. (2005) Lessons learned from a randomized trial of home visiting with substance-affected and non-substance-affected families. New York:  Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons Department of Pediatrics; Alianza Dominicana, Inc.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Anisfeld, E., Sandy, J., Guterman, N. B., & Guillen, S. (2003). Correlates of depressive symptoms in immigrant mothers of infants and toddlers. Poster presentation at SRCD biennial meeting, Tampa, Florida, April 27, 2003. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Bair-Merritt, M. H., Jennings, J. M., Chen, R., Burrell, L., McFarlane, E., Fuddy, L., et al. (2010). Reducing maternal intimate partner violence after the birth of a child: A randomized controlled trial of the Hawaii Healthy Start home visitation program. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 164(1), 16–23.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Reductions in Juvenile Delinquency, Family Violence, and Crime
  • Study Rating(s): High
Bair-Merritt, M., Crowne, S. S., Burrell, L., Caldera, D., Cheng, T. L., & Duggan, A. K. (2008). Impact of intimate partner violence on children's well-child care and medical home. Pediatrics, 121(3), e473–e480.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Barrett, B. (1996). Healthy Families Alexandria: 30-month evaluation report. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Barrett, B. (1996). Is it working: A 3-year evaluation of a suburban home visitation program. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Barrett, B. (1998). Healthy Families Prince William area: 21-month outcome evaluation report. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Bartlett, J. (2012). Young mothers, infant neglect, and discontinuities in intergenerational cycles of maltreatment. Tufts University. Unpublished Manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Berkenes, J. P. (2001). HOPES Healthy Families Iowa FY 2001 services report. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Black, T. (2000). Healthy Families Connecticut: Final evaluation report of a home visitation program to enhance positive parenting and reduce child maltreatment. West Hartford, CT: University of Hartford, Center for Social Research.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Breakey, G. & Dew, B. (2000). Evaluating Hawaii’s Healthy Start program using hospitalization data. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Bugental, D. B., & Schwartz, A. (2009). A cognitive approach to child mistreatment prevention among medically at-risk infants. Developmental Psychology, 45(1), 284–288.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Bugental, D. B., Ellerson, P. C., Lin, E. K., Rainey, B., Kokotovic, A., & O’Hara, N. (2010). A cognitive approach to child abuse prevention. Psychology of Violence, 1(S), 84-106.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Bugental, D. B., Schwartz, A., & Lynch, C. (2010). Effects of an early family intervention on children's memory: The mediating effects of cortisol levels. Mind, Brain & Education, 4(4), 159-170. doi:10.1111/j.1751-228X.20
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Burrell, L., McFarlane, E., Tandon, D., Fuddy, L., Duggan, A., & Leaf, P. (2009). Home visitor relationship security: Association with perceptions of work, satisfaction, and turnover. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 19(5), 592-6.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Caldera, D., Burrell, L., Rodriguez, K., Crowne, S. S., Rohde, C., & Duggan, A. (2007). Impact of a statewide home visiting program on parenting and on child health and development. Child Abuse & Neglect, 31(8), 829–852. doi:10.1016/j.chiabu.2007.02.008
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Child Development and School Readiness, Child Health, Positive Parenting Practices, Reductions in Child Maltreatment
  • Study Rating(s): High, Moderate
Campbell, S. (2005). Caretaking in a nurturing way: Replicating relationship-based, reflective models in Healthy Families programs. Zero to Three, 25(5), 17–22.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Carnahan, S. (2001). Home visiting to prevent child maltreatment and support families: An evaluation of the Healthy Families Orange program 1995-2000. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Carrilio, T. (2005). The elusive search for the silver bullet in prevention and family support programs for vulnerable families. Social Work and Social Sciences Review, 12(2), 5–28.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Center on Child Abuse Prevention Research. (1996). Intensive home visitation: A randomized trial, follow-up, and risk assessment study of Hawaii’s Healthy Start program. Final report prepared for the National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect. Chicago, IL: National Committee to Prevent Child Abuse.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Chaffin, M. (2004). Addendum to "Is it time to rethink Healthy Start/Healthy Families"? Child Abuse & Neglect, 28(10), 1123.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): NA - Additional Source
Chaffin, M. (2004). Is it time to rethink Healthy Start/Healthy Families? Child Abuse & Neglect, 28(6), 589–595.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Chaffin, M. (2005). "Is it time to rethink Healthy Start/Healthy Families?": Response to letters. Child Abuse & Neglect, 29(3), 241–249.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): NA - Additional Source
Chamberlain, L. (2009). Ten lessons learned in Alaska: Home visitation and intimate partner violence. In R. Geffner, D. Griffin, & J. Lewis III (Eds.), Children exposed to violence: Current issues, interventions and research (pp. 196–207). New York: Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Chambliss, J. W. (1998). An experimental trial of a home visiting program to prevent child maltreatment (Doctoral dissertation, Georgia State University, 1998). Dissertation Abstracts International, 61(03B), 152-1628. (AAI9967277)
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Reductions in Child Maltreatment
  • Study Rating(s): High
Chambliss, J., & Emshoff, J. (1997). The evaluation of Georgia’s Healthy Families Program. Atlanta, GA: Emstar Research, Inc.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Chase & Palmer. (1998). Program progress report. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Chiverton, C. (2007). The effects of postpartum adjustment on childrearing attitudes. (Doctoral dissertation, Walden University, 2007); 0543 Adviser: Gary Burkholder. Dissertation Abstracts International, 68 (09B), 131-6355. (AAI3278400)
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Cluxton-Keller, F., Burrell, L., Crowne, S., McFarlane, E., Tandon, S., Leaf, P., & Duggan, A. (2014). Maternal relationship insecurity and depressive symptoms as moderators of home visiting impacts on child outcomes. Journal of Child & Family Studies, 23(8), 1430-1443.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): NA - Additional Source
Consilience Group. (2005). Home visitation assessment project. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®, Healthy Start-Home Visiting, Parents as Teachers (PAT)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Cotter Mena, K. M. (2001). Impact of the supervisory relationship on worker job satisfaction and burnout. Dissertation Abstracts International Section A: Humanities and Social Sciences, 61 (9-A), 3771.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Cullen, J. P., Ownbey, J. B., & Ownbey, M. A. (2010). The effects of the healthy families america home visitation program on parenting attitudes and practices and child social and emotional competence. Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal, 27(5), 335-354. doi:10.1007/s10560-010-0206-9
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Daro, D. (2000). Linking research to practice: Challenges and opportunities. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, 4(1), 115–137.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Daro, D. A., & Harding, K. A. (1999). Healthy Families America: Using research to enhance practice. Future of Children, 9(1), 152–176.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Daro, D., McCurdy, K., & Harding, K. (1998). The role of home visitation in preventing child abuse: An evaluation of the Hawaii Healthy Start project. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Daro, D., McCurdy, K., Falconnier, L., & Stojanovic, D. (2003). Sustaining new parents in home visitation services: Key participant and program factors. Child Abuse & Neglect, 27(10), 1101–1125.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Davenport, D. (2001). State of Arizona Office of the Auditor General annual evaluation: Healthy Families program report to the Arizona legislature. (No. 01-02). Phoenix, AZ: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Dew, B., & Breakey, G. F. (2014). An evaluation of Hawaii's Healthy Start Program using child abuse hospitalization data. Journal of Family Violence, 29(8), 893-900.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Dew, B., & Breakey, G. (2004). Can a modest intervention prevent a major problem? Evidence from a child abuse prevention program. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Diaz, J., Oshana, D., & Harding, K. (2004). Healthy Families America: 2003 Annual profile of program sites. Chicago: National Center on Child Abuse Prevention Research.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Duggan, A. K., McFarlane, E. C., Windham, A. M., Rohde, C. A., Salkever, D. S., Fuddy, L., et al. (1999). Evaluation of Hawaii’s Healthy Start program. Future of Children, 9(1), 66–90; discussion 177–178.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Child Health, Family Economic Self-Sufficiency, Maternal Health, Positive Parenting Practices, Reductions in Child Maltreatment
  • Study Rating(s): High
Duggan, A., McFarlane, E., Fuddy, L., Burrell, L., Higman, S. M., Windham, A., et al. (2004). Randomized trial of a statewide home visiting program: Impact in preventing child abuse and neglect. Child Abuse & Neglect, 28(6), 597–622.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Child Health, Positive Parenting Practices, Reductions in Child Maltreatment
  • Study Rating(s): High
Duggan, A. K., Berlin, L. J., Cassidy, J., Burrell, L., & Tandon, S. D. (2009). Examining maternal depression and attachment insecurity as moderators of the impacts of home visiting for at-risk mothers and infants. Journal of Consulting & Clinical Psychology, 77(4), 788–799. doi:10.1037/a0015709
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Duggan, A., Caldera, D., Rodriguez, K., Burrell, L., Rohde, C., & Crowne, S. S. (2007). Impact of a statewide home visiting program to prevent child abuse. Child Abuse & Neglect, 31(8), 801–827.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Child Health, Maternal Health, Positive Parenting Practices, Reductions in Child Maltreatment
  • Study Rating(s): High, Moderate
Duggan, A., Fuddy, L., Burrell, L., Higman, S. M., McFarlane, E., Windham, A., et al. (2004). Randomized trial of a statewide home visiting program to prevent child abuse: Impact in reducing parental risk factors. Child Abuse & Neglect, 28(6), 623–643.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Maternal Health, Reductions in Juvenile Delinquency, Family Violence, and Crime
  • Study Rating(s): High
Duggan, A., Fuddy, L., McFarlane, E., Burrell, L., Windham, A., Higman, S., et al. (2004). Evaluating a statewide home visiting program to prevent child abuse in at-risk families of newborns: Fathers’ participation and outcomes. Child Maltreatment, 9(1), 3–17. doi:10.1177/1077559503261336
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Positive Parenting Practices
  • Study Rating(s): Moderate
Duggan, A., Windham, A., McFarlane, E., Fuddy, L., Rohde, C., Buchbinder, S., et al. (2000). Hawaii's Healthy Start program of home visiting for at-risk families: Evaluation of family identification, family engagement, and service delivery. Pediatrics, 105(1, Pt. 3), 250–259.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
DuMont, K., Mitchell-Herzfeld, S., Greene, R., Lee, E., Lowenfels, A., & Rodriguez, M. (2006). Healthy Families New York (HFNY)  Randomized trial: Impacts on parenting after the first two years. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): NA - Additional Source
DuMont, K., Mitchell-Herzfeld, S., Greene, R., Lee, E., Lowenfels, A., Rodriguez, M., et al. (2008). Healthy Families New York (HFNY) randomized trial: Effects on early child abuse and neglect. Child Abuse & Neglect, 32(3), 295–315.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Reductions in Child Maltreatment
  • Study Rating(s): High
DuMont, K., Rodriguez, M., Mitchell-Herzfeld, S., Walden, N., Kirkland, K., Greene, R., et al. (2008). Effects of Healthy Families New York on maternal behaviors: Observational assessments of positive and negative parenting. Rensselaer, NY: New York State Office of Children and Family Services.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
DuMont, K., Kirkland, K., Mitchell-Herzfeld, S., Ehrhard-Dietzel, S., Rodriguez, M. L., Lee, E., Layne, C., & Greene, R. (2010). “A randomized trial of Healthy Families New York (HFNY): Does home visiting prevent child maltreatment?” Rensselaer, NY: New York State Office of Children & Family Services and Albany, NY: The University of Albany, State University of New York, 2010.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Child Development and School Readiness, Child Health, Reductions in Child Maltreatment, Reductions in Juvenile Delinquency, Family Violence, and Crime
  • Study Rating(s): High
DuMont, K., Rodriguez, M. L., Kirkland, K., Mitchell-Herzfeld, S., Ehrhard-Dietzel, S., Lee, E., et al.(2012). Evaluation of the Healthy Families New York Home Visiting Program, age seven follow up, 2007-2009. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Easterbrooks, M. A., Jacobs, F. H., Bartlett, J. D., Goldberg, J., Contreras, M. M., Kotake, C., Raskin, M. & Chaudhuri, J. H. (2012). Initial findings from a randomized, controlled trial of Healthy Families Massachusetts: Early program impacts on young mothers' parenting. Report to the Pew Center on the States. Medford, MA: Tufts University.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Reductions in Child Maltreatment
  • Study Rating(s): Moderate
Easterbrooks, M. A., Kotake, C., Raskin, M., & Bumgarner, E. (2016). Patterns of depression among adolescent mothers: Resilience related to father support and home visiting program. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 86(1), 61-68.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Edwards, C. D., Tripp, L., Purcell, L., & Evans, G. D. (2001). Healthy Families Jacksonville final evaluation report. Gainesville, FL: Institute for Food and Agricultural Sciences at the University of Florida.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
El-Kamary, S. S., Higman, S. M., Fuddy, L., McFarlane, E., Sia, C., & Duggan, A. K. (2004). Hawaii’s Healthy Start home visiting program: Determinants and impact of rapid repeat birth. Pediatrics, 114(3), e317–e326.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Maternal Health
  • Study Rating(s): High
Falconer, M. K., Clark, M. H., & Parris, D. (2011). Validity in an evaluation of Healthy Families Florida: A home visiting program to prevent child abuse and neglect. Children and Youth Services Review, 33(1), 66-77
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Feres-Lewin, C. (2000). An analysis of the governance and administrative elements of a public-private partnership approach to community-based education. (Doctoral dissertation, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 2000); 0506 Adviser: Chair Teresa S. Jordan. Dissertation Abstracts International, 61 (05A), 247-1689. (AAI9973956)
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Fountain, M. S. (2002). A case study of community collaboration characteristics in Healthy Families America sites. (Doctoral dissertation, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2002); 2383 Adviser: Director Mary Katherine O'Connor. Dissertation Abstracts International, 63 (10A), 290-3727. (AAI3068428)
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Friedman, L., & Schreiber, L. (2007). Healthy Families America state systems development: An emerging practice to ensure program growth and sustainability. Journal of Prevention & Intervention in the Community, 34(1–2), 67–87.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Fuddy, L. J., & Thompson, R. A. (2001). Healthy Start: A statewide system for the prevention of child abuse and neglect--and more. In G. B. Melton, R. A. Thompson, & M. A. Small (Eds.), Toward a child-centered, neighborhood-based child protection system: A report of the consortium on children, families, and the law (pp. 214–232). Westport, CT: Praeger.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Galano, J., & Huntington, L. (2011). Healthy Families Virginia statewide evaluation executive report FY 2007-2011. Williamsburg, VA: Prevent Child Abuse Virginia.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Galano, J., & Huntington, L. (1999). Year VI evaluation of the Hampton, Virginia Healthy Families Partnership: 1992-1998. Report to the Virginia General Assembly: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Galano, J., & Huntington L. (2001). Healthy Families Virginia FY 2001 statewide evaluation. Report to the Virginia General Assembly: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Galano, J., & Huntington, L. (2009). Healthy Families Virginia FY 2004-2008 executive summary statewide evaluation report. Report to the Virginia General Assembly: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Galano, J., & Huntington, L. (1997). Year V evaluation of the Hampton, Virginia Healthy Families Partnership. Report to the Virginia General Assembly: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Galano, J., & Huntington, L. (2002). FY 2002 Healthy Families Partnership benchmark study: Measuring community-wide impact. Williamsburg, VA: Applied Social Psychology Research Institute, College of William and Mary.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Galano, J., & Huntington, L. (2009). Healthy Families Virginia FY 2004-2008 statewide evaluation report. Prevent Child Abuse Virginia. Report to the Virginia General Assembly: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Galano, J., & Huntington, L. (2011). Healthy Families Virginia FY 2007-2011 statewide evaluation executive report. Prevent Child Abuse Virginia. Report to the Virginia General Assembly: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Galano, J., & Schellenbach, C. J. (2007). Healthy Families America Research Practice Network: A unique partnership to integrate prevention science and practice. Journal of Prevention & Intervention in the Community, 34(1), 39–66. doi:10.1300/J005v34n01-03
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Galano, J., Credle, W., Perry, D., Berg, S. W., Huntington, L., & Stief, E. (2001). Report from the field: Developing and sustaining a successful community prevention initiative: The Hampton Healthy Families Partnership. Journal of Primary Prevention, 21(4), 495–509. 
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Gessner, B. D. (2008). The effect of Alaska’s home visitation program for high-risk families on trends in abuse and neglect. Child Abuse & Neglect, 32(3), 317–333. doi:10.1016/j.chiabu.2007.08.004.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Goltz, H. H., Mena, K. C., & Swank, P. R. (2014). Using growth curve analysis to examine challenges in instrumentation in longitudinal measurement in home visiting. Journal of Evidence-Based Social Work, 11(1), 127-138.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Gomby, D. S. (2007). The promise and limitations of home visiting: Implementing effective programs. Child Abuse & Neglect, 31(8), 793–799.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Goyal, N. K., Hall, E. S., Jones, D. E., Meinzen-Derr, J., Short, J. A., Ammerman, R. T., & Van Ginkel, J. B. (2014). Association of maternal and community factors with enrollment in home visiting among at-risk, first-time mothers. American Journal of Public Health, 104(S1), S144-S151.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Graham Rawlings, C. A. (2004). Family support within a cultural context: An ethnographic study of consonance and dissonance in the parenting and help-seeking ethnotheories of home visitors and their clients. Dissertation Abstracts International: Section B: The Sciences and Engineering, 64(9-B), 4653.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Green, B. L., Lambarth, C. H., Tarte, J. M., & Snoddy, A. M. (2008). Healthy Start of Oregon, annual report on maltreatment prevention 2006-07. Portland, OR: NPC Research.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Green, B. L., Lambarth, C. H., Tarte, J. M., & Snoddy, A. M. (2009). Oregon’s Healthy Start maltreatment prevention report 2007-08. Portland, OR: NPC Research.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Green, B. L., & Tarte, J. M. (2013). Healthy Families Oregon Maltreatment Prevention Report: Program Year 2010-11. Portland, OR: NPC Research.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Green, B. L., Tarte, J. M., Harrison, P. M., Nygren, M., & Sanders, M. B. (2014). Results from a randomized trial of the Healthy Families Oregon accredited statewide program: Early program impacts on parenting. Children and Youth Services Review, 44, 288-298.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Child Health, Maternal Health, Positive Parenting Practices
  • Study Rating(s): Moderate
Green, B. L., Tarte, J. M., Harrison, P. M., Nygren, M., & Sanders, M. B. (in review). Results from a randomized trial of the Healthy Families Oregon accredited statewide system: Early program impacts on parenting. Children and Youth Services Review.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Greene, R., Heck, J., Lee, E., Griffith, J., Mitchell-Herzfeld, S., & Senkulics, D. (2001). Evaluation findings of the Healthy Families New York home visiting program. Rensselaer, NY: State of New York, Office of Children and Family Services.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Harding, K. (1998). The NCPCA/CES partnership on Healthy Families America: Final report to the W. K. Kellogg Foundation.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Harding, K., Galano, J., Martin, J., Huntington, L., & Schellenbach, C. (2006). Healthy Families America effectiveness: A comprehensive review of outcomes. Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community, 34(1–2), 149–179.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Harding, K., Reid, R., Oshana, D., & Holton, J. (2004). Initial results from the HFA implementation study. Chicago: Prevent Child Abuse America.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Healthy Families Florida evaluation report: January 1, 1999 to December 31, 2003. (2005). Miami, FL: Williams, Stern and Associates.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Healthy Families Florida statewide evaluation: Summative report. (2002). Miami, FL: Williams, Stern & Associates.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Holton, J. K., & Harding, K. (2007). Healthy Families America: Ruminations on implementing a home visitation program to prevent child maltreatment. Journal of Prevention & Intervention in the Community, 34(1–2), 13–38.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Holtzapple, E. (1996). State of Arizona Office of the Auditor General. Performance audit. Annual evaluation: Healthy Families pilot program. Phoenix , AZ: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Honoré, H. H., Mena, K. C., & Swank, P. R. Utilizing growth curve analysis to examine change in family functioning among home visitation clients. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Howard, K. S., & Brooks-Gunn, J. (Fall 2009). The role of home-visiting programs in preventing child abuse and neglect. The Future of Children, 19(2), 119–146.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Early Head Start-Home Visiting (EHS-HV), Healthy Families America (HFA)®, Healthy Start-Home Visiting, Nurse Family Partnership (NFP)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Huntington, L., & Galano, J. (2013). Does home visiting benefit only first-time mothers? Zero to Three, 33(3), 24-30.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Illinois Department of Human Services, Bureau of Child and Adolescent Services. (2006). Healthy Families Illinois: Evaluation findings. Executive summary. Springfield, IL: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Iowa Department of Public Health. (2004). Healthy opportunities for parents to experience success - Healthy Families Iowa (HOPES- HFI): Annual report for FY '03. Des Moines, IA: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Jacobs, F., Easterbrooks, A., & Mistry, J. (2015). The Massachusetts Healthy Families evaluation-2 (MHFE-2): A randomized, controlled trial of a statewide home visiting program for young parents: Final report to the Children's Trust of Massachusetts. Report to the Children’s Trust of Massachusetts. Medford, MA: Tufts Interdisciplinary Evaluation Research.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Linkages and Referrals, Maternal Health
  • Study Rating(s): Moderate
Jacobs, F., Easterbrooks, M. A., Brady, A. E., & Jayanthi, M. (2005). Healthy Families Massachusetts: Final evaluation report. Medford, MA: Tufts University.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Jacobs, F., Easterbrooks, M. A., Goldberg, J., Mistry, J., Bumgarner, E., Raskin, M., Fosse, N., & Fauth, R. (2015). Improving adolescent parenting: Results from a randomized controlled trial of a home visiting program for young families. American Journal of Public Health, published online ahead of print, e1-e7.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Family Economic Self-Sufficiency, Maternal Health, Reductions in Child Maltreatment
  • Study Rating(s): Moderate
Johns Hopkins University. (2005). Evaluation of the Healthy Families Alaska program. Report to Alaska State Department of Health and Social Services, Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority. Baltimore, MD: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Family Economic Self-Sufficiency, Maternal Health
  • Study Rating(s): Moderate
Johnson, K. (2009). State-based home visiting: Strengthening programs through state leadership. New York: National Center for Children in Poverty. 
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Early Head Start-Home Visiting (EHS-HV), Healthy Families America (HFA)®, Healthy Start-Home Visiting, Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY)®, Nurse Family Partnership (NFP)®, Parents as Teachers (PAT)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Johnson, R. T., University of Hawaii at Manoa, & Center for Youth Research. (1995). Parents as First Teachers: Final evaluation. State of Hawai`i, Department of Health, Healthy Start Program. Honolulu: Social Science Research Institute, Center for Youth Research, University of Hawaii.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®, Parents as Teachers (PAT)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Kaehler, L. (2009). The Healthy Families America initiative: Integrating research, theory, and practice. Journal of Trauma & Dissociation, 10(3), 368-370. doi:10.1080/15299730902956903
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Karmaliani, R. S. (2000). Inter-sectoral collaborative dynamics and their effects on systems change: A case study on Healthy Families initiative. (Doctoral dissertation, University of Minnesota, 2000); 0130 Adviser: Co-Advisers Sandra Edwardson Derryl Block. Dissertation Abstracts International, 61 (10B), 158-5236. (AAI9991424)
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Katzev, A., Pratt, C., & McGuigan, W. (2001). Oregon Healthy Start 1999-2000. Status report. Corvallis, OR: Oregon State University Family Policy Program.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Katzev, A., Pratt, C., Henderson, T., & McGuigan, W. (1999). Oregon’s Healthy Start effort: 1997–98 status report. Corvallis, OR: Oregon State University Family Policy Program. 
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Keim, A. L. M. (1999). Living in different worlds: The efficacy of an intensive home visitation program on increasing social support and improving parenting competency of first-time mothers (Doctoral dissertation, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1999). Dissertation Abstracts International: Section B: The Sciences and Engineering, 60(1-B), 0388. (Dissertation Abstract: 1999-95014-023).
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Kessler, S. R. (2004). The impact of fidelity on program quality in the Healthy Families America program. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Kessler, S. R., Nixon, A., & Nelson, C. (2008). Don't throw out the baby with the bath water: A novel way of evaluating outcomes in the Healthy Families America programs. American Journal of Evaluation, 29(3), 288–300. doi:10.1177/1098214008319698
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
King, T., Rosenberg, L., Fuddy, L., McFarlane, E., Sia, C., & Duggan, A. (2005). Prevalence and early identification of language delays among at-risk three year olds. Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, 26(4), 293–303.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Child Development and School Readiness
  • Study Rating(s): Moderate
Kirkland, K., & Mitchell-Herzfeld, S. (2012). Evaluating the effectiveness of home visiting services in promoting children’s adjustment in school: Final report to the Pew Center on the States. Rensselaer, NY: New York State Office of Children and Family Services, Bureau of Evaluation and Research.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Child Development and School Readiness
  • Study Rating(s): Moderate
Klagholz & Associates. (2000). Healthy Families Montgomery evaluation report year IV. Great Falls, VA: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Klagholz & Associates. (2002). Healthy Families Maryland FY'01 annual statewide evaluation report. Great Falls, VA: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Klagholz & Associates. (2005). Healthy Families Montgomery: Year 8 annual evaluation report - FY 2003-2004. Great Falls, VA: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Klagholz & Associates. (2005). Healthy Families D.C.: Starting early starting smart: Final report. Great Falls, VA: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Klagholz, D. D., & Associates. (2012). Healthy Start Healthy Families year 16 report (June 2010-May 2011). Washington, DC: Mary’s Center for Maternal and Child Care, Inc.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Klagholz, D. D., & Associates. (2013). Healthy Families Montgomery (HFM) year 17 report (July 2012-June 2013). Gaithersburg, MD: Family Services, Inc.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Klagholz, D., D., & Ruiz, F. The HFDC fatherhood program: Maximizing positive outcomes for child social-emotional development. PowerPoint presented at the PCA Conference. Jacksonville, FL.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Kluger, M. P., Alexander, G., & Curtis, P. A. (2001). What works in child welfare. Washington, DC: Child Welfare League of America.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Krysik, J., & LeCroy, C. W. (2007). The evaluation of Healthy Families Arizona: A multisite home visitation program. Journal of Prevention & Intervention in the Community, 34(1), 109–127. doi:10.1300/J005v34n01-06.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Krysik, J., Lecroy, C. W., & Ashford, J. B. (2008). Participants' perceptions of healthy families: A home visitation program to prevent child abuse and neglect. Children and Youth Services Review 30(1), 45-61. doi:10.1037/0003-066x.47.9.1102 10.1016/j.childyouth.2007.06.004
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Lambert, K. D. (2011). Violence, depression, parental stress, and child neglect among high risk postpartum women. Dissertation Abstracts International: Section B: The Sciences and Engineering, 71(7-B), 4173.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Landsverk, J., Carrilio, T., Connelly, C. D., Ganger, W., Slymen, D., Newton, R., et al. (2002). Healthy Families San Diego clinical trial: Technical report. San Diego, CA: The Stuart Foundation, California Wellness Foundation, State of California Department of Social Services: Office of Child Abuse Prevention.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Child Development and School Readiness, Child Health, Family Economic Self-Sufficiency, Maternal Health, Positive Parenting Practices, Reductions in Child Maltreatment, Reductions in Juvenile Delinquency, Family Violence, and Crime
  • Study Rating(s): High
Landsverk, J., & Carrilio, T. E. (1995). San Diego Healthy Families America clinical trial. San Diego, CA: Children's Hospital and Health Center.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
LeCroy & Milligan Associates, Inc. (2001). Healthy Families Arizona evaluation report 2000. Prepared for the Arizona Department of Economic Security. Tucson, AZ: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
LeCroy & Milligan Associates, Inc. (2002). Healthy Families Arizona evaluation report 2002. Prepared for the Arizona Department of Economic Security. Tucson, AZ: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
LeCroy & Milligan Associates, Inc. (1997). Healthy Families Arizona--evaluation report 1992-1996. Phoenix, AZ: Arizona Department of Economic Security. Tucson, AZ: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
LeCroy & Milligan Associates, Inc. (2003). Healthy Families Arizona evaluation report 2003. Prepared for the Arizona  Department of Economic Security. Tucson, AZ: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
LeCroy & Milligan Associates, Inc. (2007). Healthy Families Arizona evaluation report 2007. Prepared for the Arizona Department of Economic Security. Tucson, AZ: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
LeCroy & Milligan Associates, Inc. (2007). Healthy Families Arizona longitudinal evaluation: 3rd annual report. Prepared for the Arizona Department of Economic Security. Tucson, AZ: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
LeCroy & Milligan Associates, Inc. (2008). Healthy Families Arizona evaluation report 2008. Prepared for the Arizona Department of Economic Security. Tucson, AZ: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
LeCroy & Milligan Associates. (2004). Healthy Families Arizona: Evaluation report 2004. Prepared for the Arizona Department of Economic Security. Tucson, AZ: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
LeCroy, C. W., & Krysik, J. (2011). Randomized trial of the Healthy Families Arizona home visiting program. Children and Youth Services Review, 33(10), 1761–1766.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Family Economic Self-Sufficiency, Linkages and Referrals, Maternal Health, Positive Parenting Practices, Reductions in Juvenile Delinquency, Family Violence, and Crime
  • Study Rating(s): High, Moderate
LeCroy, C. W., & Whitaker, K. (2005). Improving the quality of home visitation: An exploratory study of difficult situations. Child Abuse & Neglect, 29(9), 1003–1013. doi:10.1016/j.chiabu.2005.04.003
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
LeCroy, C. W., Ashford, J. B., & Arizona Department of Economic Security: Division of Children and Family Services. (1993). Arizona Healthy Families first year outcome evaluation report. Tucson, AZ: LeCroy, Ashford & Milligan.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Lee, E., Mitchell-Herzfeld, S., Lowenfels, A. A., Greene, R., Dorabawila, V., & DuMont, K. A. (2009). Reducing low birth weight through home visitation: A randomized controlled trial. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 36(2), 154–160.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Child Health, Maternal Health
  • Study Rating(s): High, Moderate
McCurdy, K. (2001). Can home visitation enhance maternal social support? American Journal of Community Psychology, 29(1), 97–112.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
McCurdy, K. (2005). The influence of support and stress on maternal attitudes. Child Abuse & Neglect, 29(3), 251–268.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
McCurdy, K., Daro, D., Anisfeld, E., Katzev, A., Keim, A., LeCroy, C., et al. (2006). Understanding maternal intentions to engage in home visiting programs. Children and Youth Services Review, 28(10), 1195–1212.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
McFarlane, E., Burrell, L., Crowne, S., Cluxton-Keller, F., Fuddy, L., Leaf, P., & Duggan, A. (2013). Maternal relationship security as a moderator of home visiting impacts on maternal psychosocial functioning. Prevention Science, 14(1), 25-39.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
McFarlane, E., Shea Crowne, S., Burrell, L., & Duggan, A. (2014). Home visiting service delivery and outcomes for depressed mothers. Zero to Three, 34(5), 53-60.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Early Head Start-Home Visiting (EHS-HV), Family Check-Up® For Children, Healthy Families America (HFA)®, Nurse Family Partnership (NFP)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
McGuigan, W. M. (2001). Engagement and retention in home visiting family support programs. Oregon State University; 0172 Adviser: Samuel Vuchinich. Dissertation Abstracts International, 62(08B), 66-3547. (AAI3024388)
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
McGuigan, W. M., Katzev, A. R., & Pratt, C. C. (2003). Multi-level determinants of mothers' engagement in home visitation services. Family Relations, 52(3), 271–278.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
McMillin, S. E. (2013). Transferring training to evidence-based practice in home visitation. ProQuest Dissertations and Theses, 3568405.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Mena, K. C. (2005). Healthy Families Indiana: Implementation study year 3 of cohort analysis (second report). , IN: Report to Family Social Service Administration of the State of Indiana. Houston, TX: Datatude, Inc.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Mena, K. C. (2005). Healthy Families Indiana: Implementation study. Report to Family Social Service Administration of the State of Indiana. Houston, TX: Datatude, Inc.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Mena, K. C. (2007). Healthy Families Indiana: Implementation study year 4 of cohort analysis (third report). Report to Family Social Service Administration of the State of Indiana. Houston, TX: Datatude, Inc.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Mena, K. C., & Bailey, J. D. (2007). The effects of the supervisory working alliance on worker outcomes. Journal of Social Service Research, 34(1), 55–65.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Miklush, L. E. (2011). Neurodevelopmental outcomes of high risk infants. Dissertation Abstracts International: Section B: The Sciences and Engineering, 71(7-B), 4176.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Mitchell-Herzfeld, S., Izzo, C., Greene, R., Lee, E., & Lowenfels, A. (2005). Evaluation of Healthy Families New York (HFNY): First year program impacts. Albany, NY: University at Albany, Center for Human Services Research.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Outcome Domain(s) Measured: Child Health, Family Economic Self-Sufficiency, Maternal Health, Positive Parenting Practices, Reductions in Child Maltreatment
  • Study Rating(s): Moderate
Moore, Q., & Wood, R. G. (2013). Effects of Building Strong Families combined with Healthy Families home visitation. Princeton, NJ: Mathematica Policy Research.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
National Committee to Prevent Child Abuse. (1998, May 12). Evaluating cost effectiveness for sustainability in local and statewide programs. Paper presented at the 7th biannual meeting of the Healthy Families America Research Network. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Nelson, C., Gordon, T., & Hoffman, K. (2001). Healthy Family Pinellas evaluation: Annual report submitted to the Juvenile Welfare Board of Pinellas County. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Newman, L. J. (2008). Inside the "black box": The use of parenting education curriculum in home visiting. (Doctoral dissertation, University of Albany, 2008). Dissertation Abstracts International Section A: Humanities and Social Sciences, 68 (10-A), 4480. (Dissertation Abstract: 2008-99070-405)
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Nixon, A. E. (2007). The impact of fidelity and innovations on Healthy Families America programs. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Nygren, P. (2013). Exploring the effects of multi-level protective and risk factors on child and parenting outcomes in families participating in Healthy Start/Healthy Families Oregon (HS/HFO). Dissertation Abstracts International, 75(4A).
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Oshana, D., Harding, K., Friedman, L., & Holton, J. K. (2005). Rethinking Healthy Families: A continuous responsibility. Child Abuse & Neglect, 29(3), 219–228.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Ownbey, M., Ownbey, J., & Cullen, J. (2011). The effects of a healthy families home visitation program on rapid and teen repeat births. Child & Adolescent Social Work Journal, 28(6), 439-458. doi:10.1007/s10560-011-0235-z
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Paillard, A. M. B. (2004). Validity and utility of a child-find system for the early identification and referral of young children at risk for mental health disabilities. (Doctoral dissertation, University of Oregon, 2004). Dissertation Abstracts International Section A: Humanities and Social Sciences, 64 (11-A), 3952. (Dissertation Abstract: 2004-99009-100)
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Pison, N. (2012). Interpersonal connectedness and postpartum depression symptoms: A group intervention for mothers and their infants (Doctoral dissertation, Capella University).
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Pope, B & Homer, K. (2002). Healthy Start annual report 2001-2002. Prepared for the Tennessee Department of Health. Knoxville, TN: University of Tennessee.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Powell, J. (1997). Healthy Families. Family Health Dataline, 3(4).
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Powers, S., & Fenichel, E. (1999). Home visiting: Reaching babies and families "where they live." A report of the best available information from 20 years of research and practice on home visiting. Washington, DC: ZERO TO THREE.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®, Healthy Start-Home Visiting, Parents as Teachers (PAT)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Raskin, M., Fosse, N. E., Fauth, R. C., Bumgarner, E., & Easterbrooks, M. A. (2015). Relationship types among adolescent parents participating in a home-visiting program: A latent-transition analysis. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Rausch, J.C., M. McCord, M. Batista, and E. Anisfeld. (2012) “Latino Immigrant Children’s Health: Effects of Sociodemographic Variables and of a Preventative Intervention Program.” International Journal of Population Research, pp. 1-8, doi: 10.1155/2012/250276.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): NA - Additional Source
Reiniger, A. (2003). Building community campus partnerships in underserved communities: An essential step to effective services. Case study for the principles of partnership. Best beginnings: A child abuse prevention program in New York City. New York, NY: Community Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH) Fellows Program.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Rodriguez, M. L., DuMont, K. A., Mitchell-Herzfeld, S. D., Walden, N. J., & Greene, R. (2010). Effects of Healthy Families New York on the promotion of maternal parenting competencies and the prevention of harsh parenting. Child Abuse and Neglect. 34(10), 711-723.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Rojas, R. (2011). The human capital accumulation of young mothers: The relationship with father involvement. (Doctoral Dissertation, Arizona State University, 2011). ProQuest Dissertations and Theses.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Sandy, J., Anisfeld, E., & Ramirez, E. (2009). Effects of a prenatal intervention on breastfeeding initiation rates in a Latina immigrant sample. Journal of Human Lactation, 25(4), 404–411.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Sandy, J., Anisfeld, E., & Guillen, S. (n.d.). Validity of Kempe Family Stress Inventory subscores in a Healthy Families America sample. Unpublished Manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Santana, S. (2000). An evaluation of a home-based child-abuse prevention program for teen mothers in a predominantly Latino community. (Doctoral dissertation, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology, 2000); 0542 Adviser: Chair John Kalafat. Dissertation Abstracts International, 61 (04B), 102-2276. (AAI9971461)
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Schellenbach, C., & Pernice, F. (1999). Healthy Start Oakland. A final report. Detroit, MI: Skillman Foundation.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Schull, C. P. (2006). An assessment of a home-visiting intervention on rural, low-income children's school readiness. (Doctoral dissertation, University of Maryland, 2006). Dissertation Abstracts International Section A: Humanities and Social Sciences, 67 (6-A), 2339. (Dissertation Abstract: 2006-99023-094)
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Schull, C. P., & Anderson, E. A. (2008). The effect of home visiting and home safety on children's school readiness. European Early Childhood Education Research Journal, 16(3), 313–324. doi:10.1080/13502930802291983
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®, Parents as Teachers (PAT)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Shapiro, A. F., Krysik, J., & Pennar, A. L. (2011). Who are the fathers in healthy families arizona? an examination of father data in at-risk families. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 81(3), 327-336. doi:10.1111/j.1939-0025.2011.01101.x
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Sidelinger, D. E., Meyer, D., Blaschke, G. S., Hametz, P., Batista, M., Salguero, R., & Reznik, V. (2005). Communities as teachers: Learning to deliver culturally effective care in pediatrics. Pediatrics, 115(4), 1160-1164.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Smith, S. A., & Moore, E. J. (2009). Validity and reliability of the parental functional health literacy measures (FHLM). Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®, Healthy Start-Home Visiting
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Spigel, S. (2001, April 27). Establishing Healthy Families statewide: OLR research report. Hartford, CT: Connecticut General Assembly: Office of Legislative Research. http://www.cga.ct.gov/2001/rpt/olr/htm/2001-r-0454.htm
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Squires, J., Katzev, A., & Jenkins, F. (2002). Early screening for developmental delays: Use of parent-completed questionnaires in Oregon's Healthy Start program. Early Child Development and Care, 172(3), 275–282.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Stauffer, L. M. (2005). Excellence in action. Best Beginnings plus: Reducing risk factors among families affected by substance abuse. Newsletter of the National Abandoned Infants Assistance Resource Center, 14(1), 13-15.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Sternberg, A. W. (2001). The impact of the Hampton Healthy Start program on maternal life course development. (Doctoral dissertation, Virginia Consortium for Professional Psychology [Old Dominion University], 2001). Dissertation Abstracts International, 62(03B), 133-1600. (AAI3008217)
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Low
Stevens, J., Ammerman, R. T., Putnam, F. G., & Van Ginkel, J. B. (2002). Depression and trauma history in first-time mothers receiving home visitation. Journal of Community Psychology, 30(5), 551-564.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Ta, V. M. (2006). Depressive symptoms and utilization of services among Asian Pacific Islander women. (Doctoral dissertation, Johns Hopkins University, 2006). Dissertation Abstracts International: Section B: The Sciences and Engineering, 67 (4-B), 1962. (Dissertation Abstract: 2006-99020-159)
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Tandon, S. D., Parillo, K., Mercer, C., Keefer, M., & Duggan, A. K. (2008). Engagement in paraprofessional home visitation: Familie' reasons for enrollment and program response to identified reasons. Women's Health Issues, 18(2), 118-129. doi:10.1016/j.whi.2007.10.005
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®, Healthy Start-Home Visiting
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Tandon, S., Parillo, K., Jenkins, C., & Duggan, A. (2005). Formative evaluation of home visitors' role in addressing poor mental health, domestic violence, and substance abuse among low-income pregnant and parenting women. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 9(3), 273–283.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®, Healthy Start-Home Visiting
  • Study Rating(s): Not applicable (NA) - Implementation Study
Thompson, L. S., & Butler, G. (2001). Empowering communities to influence public policy: Healthy Families Maryland -- a case study. Policy, Politics, & Nursing Practice, 2(2), 167–172.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Vermont Department of Health. (2001). Healthy Families Newport, Vermont. Results of demonstration grant. Montpelier, VT: Author.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Whipple, E. E., & Nathans, L. L. (2005). Evaluation of a rural Healthy Families America (HFA) program: The importance of context. Families in Society, 86(1), 71–82. 
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Whipple, E. E., & Whyte, J. D. (2010). Evaluation of a healthy families america (HFA) programme: A deeper understanding. British Journal of Social Work, 40(2), 407-425. doi:10.1093/bjsw/bcn177
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens
Woodson, C. (2001). Evaluation summary. Healthy Families New Jersey. Unpublished manuscript.
  • Program Model(s) Reviewed: Healthy Families America (HFA)®
  • Study Rating(s): Does not pass screens