Chapter 5. The Effectiveness of Early Intervention: Examining Risk Factors and Pathways to Enhanced Development

  1. Maurice A. Feldman
  1. Lisa J. Berlin,
  2. Jeanne Brooks-Gunn,
  3. Cecelia McCarton and
  4. Marie C. McCormick

Published Online: 21 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755778.ch5

Early Intervention: The Essential Readings

Early Intervention: The Essential Readings

How to Cite

Berlin, L. J., Brooks-Gunn, J., McCarton, C. and McCormick, M. C. (2008) The Effectiveness of Early Intervention: Examining Risk Factors and Pathways to Enhanced Development, in Early Intervention: The Essential Readings (ed M. A. Feldman), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470755778.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405111690

Online ISBN: 9780470755778

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Keywords:

  • early intervention;
  • risk factors;
  • emotional functioning;
  • cognitive functioning;
  • intellectual stimulation

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Early Human Development:Vulnerability and Opportunity

  • The Promise of Early Intervention

  • The Infant Health and Development Program

  • The Effectiveness of the Infant Health and Development Program for Children and Their Parents

  • Conclusions and policy implications