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2019

Lutzker, J. R. (January 31-February 3, 2019).A symposium, Does culture matter? Understanding the impact of culture, Junie Lazo-Pearson, Chair, John R. Lutzker, Discussant, at the 37 Annual Conference of the California Association for Behavior Analysis, Long Beach, CA

Lutzker, J. R. (January 31-February 3, 2019). Events that lead to the development of the ecobehavioral approach and how that translated into widespread services for children with autism and IDD, and to an international program for high-risk families. A paper presented as a part of a symposium, J. R. Lutzker, Chair, “The importance of qualitative data, stories, and problem-solving to supplement quantitative data in parent training, at the 37th Annual Conference of the California Association for Behavior Analysis, Long Beach, CA).

Lutzker, J. R. (January 31-February 3, 2019). The importance of qualitative data, stories, and problem-solving to supplement quantitative data in parent training. A symposium, John R. Lutzker, Chair, at the 37thAnnual Conference of the California Association for Behavior Analysis, Long Beach, CA.

Lutzker, J. R. (January 28-31, 2019). Can precision home visiting become a reality? An invited address at the 34th Annual San Diego International Conference and Child and Family Maltreatment, San Diego, CA.

2018

Gallitto, E., Romano, E., & Drolet, M. (2018). Caregivers' perspectives on the SafeCare® programme: Implementing an evidence‐based intervention for child neglect. Child & Family Social Work, 23(2), 307-315.

Guastaferro, K., Lai, B. S., Miller, K., Chatham, J. S., Whitaker, D. J., Self-Brown, S., Kemner, A., & Lutzker, J. R. (2018). Braiding two evidence-based programs for families at-risk: Results of a cluster randomized trial. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 27(2), 535-546.  bit.ly/2A4jzR6

Gunderson, L. M., Willging, C. E., Trott Jaramillo, E. M., Green, A. E., Fettes, D. L., Hecht, D. B., & Aarons, G. A. (2018). The good coach: implementation and sustainment factors that affect coaching as evidence-based intervention fidelity support. Journal of Children's Services, 13(1), 1-17.

Hubel, G.S., Rostad, W.L., Self-Brown, & S., Moreland, A.D. (2018). Service needs of adolescent parents in child welfare: Is an evidence-based, structured, in-home behavioral training protocol effective? Child Abuse & Neglect, 79, 203-212.  bit.ly/2ygIXld

Jaramillo, E.T., Willging, C.E., Green, A.E. et al. (2018). "Creative Financing": Funding Evidence-Bsed Interventions in Human Service Systems. Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1007/s11414-018-9644-5.

Oppenheim-Weller & Zeira (2018). SafeCare in Israel: The challenges of implementing an evidence-based program, Children and Youth Services Review, 85, 187-193.

Self-Brown, S., Osborne, M., Boyd Jr., C., Brown, N., Rostad, W., Patterson, A., Baker, E., Thomas, A., McAdam, E., Jackson, M., Glasheen, T., & Lai, B. (2018). The impact of SafeCare® Dads to Kids program on father maltreatment risk and involvement: Outcomes and lessons learned from an efficacy trial. Child Abuse & Neglect, 83, 31-41.  bit.ly/2QKiWSa  

Tiwari, A. & Self-Brown, S. (2018).  Feasibility of biological sample collection among a high-risk maternal population for child maltreatment-qualitative pilot findings. The American Journal of Family Therapy, 1-11.

Weegar, K., Moorman. J., Stenason, L., Romano, E. (2018). Perspectives on the implementation of an evidence-based neglect program within child welfare. Children in Youth Services Review, 1-10.

Willging, C. E., Gunderson, L., Green, A. E., Jaramillo, E. T., Garrison, L., Ehrhart, M. G., & Aarons, G. A. (2018). Perspectives from Community-Based Organizational Managers on Implementing and Sustaining Evidence-Based Interventions in Child Welfare. Human Service Organizations: Management, Leadership & Governance, 42(4), 359-379.

 

2017

Birken, S.A., Bunger, A.C., Powell, B.J., Turner, K., Clary, A. S., Klaman, S. L., . . . Weiner, B.J. (2017). Organizational theory for dissemination and implementation research. Implementation Science, 12(1).  bit.ly/2OS1oGh

Burke Lefever, J. et al. Long-Term Impact of a Cell Phone–Enhanced Parenting Intervention.  Child Maltreatment, 2017. 22(4): p.305-314.  bit.ly/2pM952C

Guastaferro, K., Miller, K., Lutzker, J.R., Whitaker, D.J., Chatham, J.S., Lai, B.S., & Kemner, A. (2017). Implementing a braided home-based parent-support curriculum: Lessons learned. Psychosocial Interventionbit.ly/2CF4gkj

Ondersma, S.J., Martin, J., Fortson, B., Whitaker, D.J., Self-Brown, S., Beatty, J., . . . Chaffin, M. (2017). Technology to augment early home visitation for child maltreatment prevention: A pragmatic randomized trial. Child Maltreatment, 1-10.  bit.ly/2yc3K9C

Rostad, W.L., Self-Brown, S., Boyd, C., Osborne, M., & Patterson, A. (2017). Exploration of factors predictive of at-risk fathers participation in a pilot study of an augmented evidence-based parent training program: A mixed methods approach. Children and Youth Services Review, 79, 485-494.  bit.ly/2OOeip1

Self-Brown, S., Osborne, M.C., Lai, B.S., Brown, N.D., Glasheen, T. L., & Adams, M.C. (2017). Initial findings from a feasibility trial examining the SafeCare Dad to Kids program with marginalized fathers. Journal of Family Violence, 32(8), 751-766.  bit.ly/2ydo1M7

Self-Brown, S. R., Osborne M. C., Rostad W., & Feil, E. (2017). A technology-mediated approach to the implementation of an evidence-based child maltreatment prevention program. Child Maltreatment, 22(4), 344–353.  bit.ly/2Pt2dmd

Slemaker, A., Espeleta, H.C., Heidari, Z., Bohora, S.B., & Silovsky, J.F. (2017). Childhood injury prevention: Predictors of home hazards in latino families enrolled in SafeCare®. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 42(7), 738-747.  bit.ly/2A57pHK

Tiwari, A., Self-Brown, S., Lai, B.S., McCarty, C., & Carruth, L. (2017). Effects of an evidence-based parenting program on biobehavioral stress among at-risk mothers for child maltreatment: A pilot study. Social Work in Health Care, 1-27.  bit.ly/2NyZKVD

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2016

Chaffin, M., Hecht, D., Aarons, G., Fettes, D., Hurlburt, M., & Ledesma, K. (2016). EBT fidelity trajectories across training cohorts using the interagency collaborative team strategy. Administration and Policy In Mental Health And Mental Health Services Research, 34, 144-156.  bit.ly/2QJBpyb

Guastaferro, K.M., Lutzker, J.R., and Graham, M.L. (2016). Using a technological augmentation to enhance parent-infant interactions with parents at risk. Child & Family Behavior Therapy, 38(1), 15-31.

Hanson R.F., Self-Brown, S., Rostad, W.L. & Jackson, M.C. (2016). The what, when, and why of implementation frameworks for evidence-based practices in child welfare and child mental health service systems. Child Abuse and Neglect, 53, 53-63.  bit.ly/2CcOwUO

Lutzker, J.R., & Casillas, K.L. (2016). The importance of examining variants of implementation among evidence-based and promising programs to prevent child maltreatment. Child Abuse and Neglect, 53, 1-3.  bit.ly/2ORxJ05

Prinz, R.J., Sanders, M.R., Shapiro, C.J., Whitaker, D.J., & Lutzker, J.R. (2016). Addendum to “population-based prevention of child maltreatment: The U.S. Triple P system population trial”. Prevention Science, 17(3), 410-416.  bit.ly/2CCuFzf

Self-Brown, S., Cowart-Osborne, M., Baker, E., Thomas, A., Boyd Jr., C., Chege, E., Jackson, M., Meister, E., & Lutzker, J. (in press). Dad2K: An adaptation of SafeCare to enhance positive parenting skills with at-risk fathers. Journal of Child and Family Behavior Therapy.

Self-Brown, S., Tiwari, A., Lai, B., Roby, S., & Kinnish, K. (2016). Impact of caregiver factors on youth service utilization of trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy in a community setting. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 25(6), 1871-1879.

Shaw, K.M., Theis, K.A., Self-Brown, S., Roblin, D.W., & Barker, L. (2016). Chronic disease disparities by county economic status and metropolitan classification, behavioral risk factor surveillance system, 2013. Preventing Chronic Disease, 13.

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2015

Chaffin, M., Hecht, D., Aarons, G.A., Fettes, D., Hurlburt, M.S., & Ledesma, K. (2015). EBT fidelity trajectories across training cohorts using the Interagency Collaborative Team Strategy. Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 1-13.  bit.ly/2ywJ1wG

Morales, Y., Lutzker, J.R., Shanley, J.R., Guastaferro, K.M. (2015). Parent-infant interaction training with a Latino mother. International Journal of Health and Human Development, 8(2), 135-145.

Self-Brown, S., Cowart-Osborne, M., Baker, E., Thomas, A., Boyd Jr., C., Chege, E., Jackson, M., Meister, E., & Lutzker, J. (2015). Dad2K: An adaptation of SafeCare to enhance positive parenting skills with at-risk fathers. Journal of Child and Family Behavior Therapy, 37, 138-155.

Whitaker, D.J., Rogers-Brown, J.S., Cowart-Osborne, M., Self-Brown, S.,& Lutzker, J.R. (2015). Public child welfare staff knowledge, attitudes, and referral behaviors for an evidence based parenting program. Psychosocial Interventions, 24, 89-95.

Willging, C., Green A.E., Gunderson, L., Chaffin, M., & Aarons, G.A. (2015). From a “Perfect Storm” to “Smooth Sailing”: Policymaker Perspectives on Implementation and Sustainment of an Evidence-Based Practice in Two States. Child Maltreatment, 20, 24-36.  bit.ly/2NCzhpW

Willging, C.E., Trott, E.M., Gunderson, L., Fettes, D., Green, A.E., Hurlburt, M.S., & Aarons, G.A. (2015). Research-Supported Intervention Discretion among Frontline Workers Implementing Home Visitation Services. Research on Social Work Practicebit.ly/2ydr5rB

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2014

Aarons, G.A., Green, A.E., Willging, C.E., Ehrhart, M.E., Roesch, S.C., Hecht, D.B., & Chaffin, M.J. (2014). Mixed-method study of a conceptual model of evidence-based intervention sustainment across multiple public-sector service settings. Implementation Science, 9:183.  bit.ly/2RGIeSp

Aarons, G. A., Hurlburt, M., Willging, C., Fettes, D., Gunderson, L., Chaffin, M., & Palinkas, L. (2014). Collaboration, Negotiation, and Coalescence for Interagency-Collaborative Teams to Scale-up Evidence-Based Practice. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 43(6), 915-928.  bit.ly/2pMSGLl

Corso P, Taylor N, Bennett J, Ingels J, Self-Brown S, Whitaker DJ. (2014). Marginal cost analysis of two train-the-trainer models for implementing SafeCare. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, 15, 623-626.  bit.ly/2PBuLty

Cowart-Osborne M, Jackson M, Chege E, Baker E, Whitaker DJ, & Self-Brown, S. (2014). Technology based innovations in child maltreatment prevention: Examples from SafeCare®. Social Sciences, 3(3), 427-440.  bit.ly/2IOxBsM

Finno, M., Hurlburt, M., Fettes, D., & Aarons, G. A. (2014). Cultural adaptation of an evidence-based home visitation program: Latino clients’ experiences of service delivery during implementation and sustainment. Journal of Children’s Services, 9(4), 280-294.

Hurlburt, M., Aarons, G. A., Fettes, D., Willging, C., Gunderson, L., Palinkas, L., & Chaffin, M. (2014). Interagency Collaborative Teams for Capacity Building to Scale-Up of Evidence-Based Practice: Structure and Process. Children and Youth Services Review, 39, 160-168.  bit.ly/2A5v8Y1

Self-Brown, S., McFry, E., Montesanti, A., Edwards-Gaura, A., Lutzker, J., Shanley, J., & Whitaker,D. (2014) SafeCare: A Prevention and Intervention Program for Child Neglect and Physical Abuse. In R.M. Reece, R.F. Hanson & J. Sargent(Eds.) Treatment of child abuse: Common ground for mental health, medical and legal practitioners,2nd ed.(pp. 50-58). Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press.  bit.ly/2IOxfCj

Strong, L., Lutzker, J.R., Jabaley, J.J., Shanley, J.R., Self-Brown, S., Guastaferro, K.M. (2014). Training mothers recovering from substance abuse to identify and treat their children’s illnesses. International Journal of Health and Human Development, 7(2), 156-166.

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2013

Carta, J.J., Lefever, J.B., Bigelow, K., Borkowski, J., Warren, S.F. (2013). Randomized trial of a cellular phone-enhanced home visitation parenting intervention. Pediatrics, 132, S167-S173.  bit.ly/2pPsGio

Guastaferro KM, Lutzker JR, Jabaley JJ, Shanley JR, & Crimmins DB (2013). Teaching young mothers to identify developmental milestones. International Journal of Child Health and Human Development, 6(2), 223-233.

Shanley, J.R., Graham, M.L., Lutzker, J.R., Edwards-Gaura, A., Whitaker, D.J., & Self-Brown, S. (2013). Lessons learned from national and international implementations of SafeCare®. International Public Health Journal, 5(1), 31-38.

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2012

Aarons, G.A., Fettes, D.L., Sommerfeld, D.H., & Palinkas, L.A. (2012). Mixed Methods for Implementation Research: Application to Evidence-Based Practice Implementation and Turnover in Community Based Organizations Providing Child Welfare Services. Child Maltreatment, 17(1), 67-79.  bit.ly/2A5xeqZ

Aarons, GA, Green AE, Palinkas LA, Self-Brown S, Whitaker DJ, Lutzker JR, Silovsky JF, Hecht DB, Chaffin MJ (2012). Dynamic adaptation process to implement an evidence-based child maltreatment intervention.   Implementation Science, 7,32.  bit.ly/2NDSmIF

Aarons, G.A. & Sommerfeld, D.H. (2012). Leadership, Innovation Climate, and Attitudes toward Evidence-Based Practice during a Statewide Implementation.  Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 51, 423-431.  bit.ly/2CF7RPq

Chaffin, M., Bard, D., Bigfoot, D.S., & Maher, E.J. (2012). Is a structured, manualized, evidence-based treatment protocol culturally competent and equivalently effective among american indian parents in child welfare? Child Maltreatment, 17(3), 242-252.  bit.ly/2QL1m0b

Chaffin, M., Hecht, D., Bard, D., Silovsky, J.F., Beasley, & W.H. (2012). A statewide trial of the safecare home-based services model with parents in child protective services. Pediatrics, 129(3), 509-515.  bit.ly/2ISHci4

Damashek, A., Bard, D., & Hecht, D. (2012). Provider Cultural Competency, Client Satisfaction, and Engagement in Home-Based Programs to Treat Child Abuse and Neglect. Child Maltreatment,17 (1), 56–66.  bit.ly/2QMpr7b

Galanter, R., Self-Brown, S., Valente, J.R., Dorsey, S., Whitaker, D.J., Betuglia-Haley, M., & Prieto, M. (2012). Effectiveness of parent-child interaction therapy delivered to at-risk families in the home setting. Child & Family Behavior Therapy, 34(3), 177-196.

Gaskin, E.H., Lutzker, J.R., Crimmins, D.B., & Robinson, L. (2012). Using a digital frame and pictorial information to enhance SafeCare® parent-infant interactions module with a mother with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 5, 187-202.  bit.ly/2OR6R0e

Guastaferro KM, Lutzker JR, Graham ML, Shanley JR, Whitaker DJ. (2012). SafeCare: Historical perspective and dynamic development of an evidence-based scaled-up model for the prevention of child maltreatment. Psychosocial Interventions, 21, 171-180.

Lutzker, J.R., & Chaffin, M. (2012). SafeCare®: An evidence-based constantly dynamic model to prevent child Maltreatment. In H. Dubowitz (Ed.) World perspectives on child abuse. (10th Ed.) (pp.93- 96). Canberra, Australia: The International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect.

Self-Brown S, Whitaker DJ, Berliner L, Kolko D. (2012) Editors introduction to the special issue on implementation and dissemination research.  Child Maltreatment, 17, 5-10.

Whitaker D.J., Ryan K.A., Wild, R.C., Self-Brown S., Lutzker J.R., Shanley J.R., Gaura, A.E., McFry, E.A., Moseley, C.N., Hodges, A.E.  (2012). Initial implementation indicators from a statewide rollout of SafeCare within a child welfare system. Child Maltreatment, 17, 96-101.  bit.ly/2OQ84oA

 

2011

Boyle, C.L., & Lutzker, J.R., (2011). A quantitative analysis of generalization outcomes found in behavioral parent training programs for reduction of child problem behavior. Journal of Child and Adolescent Health, 4, 7-15.

Damashek, A., Doughty, D., Ware, L., & Silovsky, J. (2011). Predictors of client engagement and attrition in home-based child maltreatment prevention services. Child Maltreatment, 16(1), 9-20.  bit.ly/2Cc2mqs

Edwards, AE, Lutzker JR, Self-Brown S, Whitaker DJ. (2011). SafeCare: Addressing child maltreatment from a public health perspective.  International Public Health Journal, 161-172.

Edwards-Gaura , A., Whitaker, D.J., Lutzker, J.R., Self-Brown, S., & Lewis, E. (2011). SafeCare: Application of an evidence-based program to prevent child maltreatment. In A. Rubin (Ed.) A clinician’s guide to evidence-based practice (pp. 259-272). Hoboken, N.J.: John Wiley & Sons.

Jabaley J, Lutzker JR, Whitaker DJ, & Self-Brown S. (2011).  Using iPhones to enhance and reduce face-to-face home safety sessions with SafeCare®: An evidence-based child maltreatment prevention program.   Journal of Family Violence, 26, 377-385.

Self-Brown S, Frederick K, Binder S, Whitaker DJ, Lutzker JR, Edwards-Gaura, A., & Blankenship, J.  (2011). Examining the Need for Cultural Adaptations to an Evidence-Based Parent Training Program Targeting the Prevention of Child Maltreatment.  Children and Youth Services Review, 33, 1166-1172.

Shanley, J. R. (2011). SafeCare: Helping parents enhance their children’s health, safety, and happiness. Section of Child Maltreatment Newsletter, Division 37, American Psychological Association, 15(3), 3-5.

Silovsky, J.F., Bard, D., Chaffin, M., Hecht, D., Burrish, L., Owora, A., Beasley, L., Doughty, D., & Lutzker, J.R. (2011). Prevention of child maltreatment in high-risk rural families: A randomized clinical trial with child welfare outcomes. Children and Youth Services Review, 33, 1435-1444.

 

2010

Binder, S., Lutzker, J.R., Whitaker, D. J., Self-Brown, S., Ryan, K., & Joe, K. (2010). SafeCare: Partnerships to Implement and Disseminate an Evidence-based Model to Prevent Child Maltreatment, Protecting Children, 25 (4), 24 - 38.

Edwards, A., Lutzker, J. R., Self-Brown, S., & Whitaker, D. J. (2010). SafeCare: Addressing child maltreatment from a public health perspective. International Public Health Journal, 2, 161-172.

 

2009

Aarons, G.A., Fettes, D.L., Flores, L. & Sommerfeld, D. (2009). Evidence-based Practice Implementation and Staff Emotional Exhaustion in Children’s Services. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 47(11), 954-960.  bit.ly/2C9R8Cw

Aarons, G.A., Sommerfeld D., Hecht, D. B., Silovsky, J. F., & Chaffin, M. J. (2009). The impact of evidence-based practice implementation and fidelity monitoring on staff turnover: Evidence for a protective effect. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 77(2), 270-280.  bit.ly/2Eb0TDc

Boyle CL, Sanders MR, Lutzker JR, Prinz RJ, Shapiro C, & Whitaker DJ (2009). An analysis of training, generalization, and maintenance effects of primary care Triple P for parents of preschool-aged children with disruptive behavior. Child Psychiatry and Human Development, DOI 10.1007/s10578-009-0156-7.  bit.ly/2RL8hIr

Lutzker, J.R., & Edwards, A. (2009). SafeCare: Towards wide-scale implementation of child maltreatment prevention program. International Journal of Child Health and Human Development, 2 (1), 7-16. Reprinted in J. Merrick (Ed.) (2009). Child health and human development yearbook 2009. (pp. 3-13). New York: Nova.

Lutzker, J.R., & Merrick, J. (2009). Editorial. Extending evidence-based practice in child maltreatment: Training trainers, understanding implementation and cultural adaptations. International Journal of Child Health and Human Development, 2 (1), 1-4.

Palinkas, L. & Aarons, G.A.  (2009). A view from the top: Executive and management challenges in a statewide implementation of an evidence-based practice to reduce child neglect.  International Journal of Child Health and Human Development, 2(1), 47-55.

Prinz R.J., Sanders M.R., Shapiro C.J., Whitaker D.J., Lutzker J.R.  (2009). Population-Based Prevention of Child Maltreatment: The U.S. Triple P System Population Trial.  Prevention Science, 10, 1-12.  bit.ly/2Punxrw

 

2008

Edwards, A., & Lutzker, J.R. (2008). Iterations of the SafeCare model. An Evidence-based Child Maltreatment Prevention Program. Behavior Modification, 32, 736-756.  bit.ly/2pQqck4

Hecht,D.B. , Silovsky, J.F., Chaffin, M., & Lutzker, J.R.(2008)Project SafeCare: An evidence-base approach to prevent child neglect. APSAC Advisor, 20(1), 14-17.

Self-Brown S., & Whitaker DJ.  (2008).  Editors Introduction to the special issue on Technology and Child Maltreatment.  Child Maltreatment, 13, 319.

Self-Brown S., & Whitaker DJ.  (2008).  Parent-focused child maltreatment prevention: Improving assessment, intervention, and dissemination with technology. Child Maltreatment, 13, 400-416bit.ly/2QEHJXQ

Whitaker, D.J., Crimmins, D., Edwards, A. E., & Lutzker, J. R. (2008). Safety training and violence prevention using the SafeCare parent training model. In W. O’Donohue and J. E. Fisher (Eds.). Cognitive behavior therapy: Applying empirically supported techniques in your practice. (pp. 473-477). New York: John Wiley.

Whitaker, DJ, Lutzker, JR, Self-Brown S, Edwards AE (2008). Moving evidenced-based child maltreatment programs to practice settings: The SafeCare model.  Report on Emotional and Behavioral Disorders in Youth, 8, 55-62.

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2007

Aarons, G.A., & Palinkas, L.  (2007). Implementation of Evidence-Based Practice in Child Welfare: Service Provider Perspectives.  Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 34, 411-419.  bit.ly/2EcEdlV

Klevens, J, & Whitaker DJ. (2007). A review of primary prevention strategies for preventing child maltreatment. Child Maltreatment, 12, 364-377.

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2005

Filene, J.M., Lutzker, J.R.,Hecht, D., & Silovsky, J (2005). Project SafeCare: Issues in replication of an ecobehavioral model of child maltreatment prevention. In K.A. Kendall-Tackett & S.M. Giacomoni (Eds.). Child Victimization: Maltreatment, bullying and dating violence, prevention and intervention, (pp.18/1-21). Kingston, N.J.: Circle Research Institute.

 

2003

Gershater-Molko, R.M., Lutzker, J.R., Wesch, D. (2003) Project SafeCare: Improving health, safety, and parenting skills in families reported for, and at risk for child maltreatment. Journal of Family Violence, 18, 377-386.

 

2002

Gershater-Molko. R.M., Lutzker, J.R., & Wesch, D. (2002) Using recidivism data to evaluate Project SafeCare: Teaching “bonding”, safety, and health care skills to parents. Child Maltreatment, 7, 277-285.  bit.ly/2CH0pDa

 

2000

Bigelow, K. M., & Lutzker, J. R. (2000). Training Parents Reported for or at Risk for Child abuse and neglect to identify and treat their children’s illnesses. Journal of Family Violence, 15(4), 311- 330.

 

Howe, D., Barlow, J., Horwath, J., Woodman, J., Turnell, A., Kennedy, H., . . . Gorin, S. (2016). Tackling child neglect: research, policy and evidence-based practice. R. Gardner (Ed.). London: Jessica Kingsley.

Lutzker, J.R., Guastaferro, K.M., & Benka-Coker, M.L. (2016). Maltreatment of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Washington: American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.

Lutzker, J.R., McGill, T., Whitaker, D.J., & Self-Brown, S. (2014). SafeCare®: Preventing child neglect through scaling-up and examining implementation issues of an evidence-based practice. In R. Alexander, N. Guterman, S. Alexander (Eds) Prevention of Child Maltreatment, GW Medical Publishing.

Self-Brown, S., McFry, E., Montesanti, A., Edwards-Gaura, A., Lutzker, J., Shanley, J., & Whitaker, D. (2014). SafeCare: A Prevention and Intervention Program for Child Neglect and Physical Abuse. In Reece, R. M., Hanson, R. F., & Sargent, J. (Eds.) Treatment of Child Abuse: Common Ground for Mental Health, Medical, and Legal Practitioners, 2nd ed, Johns Hopkins University Press.

Lutzker, J.R., & Chaffin, M. (2012). Safecare®: An evidence-based constantly dynamic model to prevent child Maltreatment. In H. Dubowitz (Ed.) World perspectives on child abuse. (10th Ed.) (pp.93-96). Canberra, Australia: The International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect.

Shanley, J.R., Graham, M.L., Lutzker, J.R., Edwards-Gaura, A., Whitaker, D.J., & Self-Brown, S. (2012). Lessons learned from national and international implementations of SafeCare®. In R.M. Caron (Ed.), Building Community Capacity: Skills and Principles (145-156). New York: Nova Publishers.

Gaura-Edwards A, Whitaker DJ, Lutzker JR, Self-Brown S, Lewis EM (2011). SafeCare: Application of an Evidence-based Program to Prevent Child Maltreatment.  In A Rubin (Ed).  Empirically Supported Programs and Interventions in Child Welfare, John Wiley and Sons.

Whitaker DJ, Crimmins D, Edwards AE, & Lutzker, JR. (2009). Safety training and violence prevention using the SafeCare parent training model.  In W. O’Donohue & J. E. Fisher (Eds). General principles and empirically supported techniques of cognitive behavior therapy (pp. 571 – 575). New York: John Wiley.

Whitaker DJ, Crimmins D, Edwards AE, & Lutzker, JR. (2008). Safety training/violence prevention using the SafeCare parent training model.  In W. O’Donohue & J. E. Fisher (Eds).  Cognitive Behavior Therapy. Applying empirically supported techniques in your practice. (pp. 473 – 477). New York: John Wiley.