ACEs & Other Emerging Areas Prevention Resources


The resources you’ll find below are documents that have been distributed by the Injury Prevention Center. These resources were developed based on evidence-based injury prevention research.

Summary of Evidence-Based Child Maltreatment Prevention Programs–Triple P and the Nurse-Family Partnership

This document provides information on an evidence-based program to combat child maltreatment. This handout gives information on the rates of child maltreatment in the U.S., information on the highlighted evidence-based solutions and the components of the programs. This handout highlights the Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) program, a community health program for low-income, first-time moms and their babies, and the Triple P (Positive Parenting Program) program, a multi-level system of interventions for parents with children from birth to 16 years.

 

Summary of an Evidence-Based Child Maltreatment Program–The Period of PURPLE Crying

This document provides information on an evidence-based program to combat child maltreatment. This handout gives information on the the prevalence of child maltreatment in the U.S. and in Michigan, information on the highlighted evidence-based solution and the components of the program, and the evidence for the program’s effectiveness. This handout highlights the Period of PURPLE Crying, an evidence-based Shaken Baby Syndrome/Abusive Head Trauma prevention program that supports parents and caregivers in understanding typical crying features of normal infants.

Child Maltreatment

Spotlight on child maltreatment, member highlight (Dr. Bethany Mohr), and resources.

Program Evaluation

Spotlight on program evaluation work, publication brief, member highlight (Dr. Justin E. Heinze), and resources.

 

Fire and Burn Prevention

Spotlight on fire and burn prevention, member highlight (Dr. Stewart C. Wang), and resources.

Smoke Alarm Installation Programs

Document highlights smoke alarm installation programs.