Reference Catalog

The NHVRC Reference Catalog features home visiting research and evaluation conducted outside of the resource center. Items include evaluation plans, research briefs, conference and poster presentations, cost studies, and fact sheets. Select one or more of the checkboxes below and/or enter keywords into the search tool to refine the entries displayed. Inclusion in the NHVRC Reference Catalog does not constitute an endorsement of the product, in whole or in part, or its authors. Please see the bottom of the page for additional information, including our process for selecting items.

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Topics
Title
Date
Description
Program Models Included

Predictors of Treatment use Among Foster Mothers in an Attachment-Based Intervention Program

2012
The current study examined predictors of treatment use among 56 foster mothers who participated in an attachment-based intervention program for...Read More
Attachment and Biobehavioral Catch-Up (ABC)

Maternal Jail Time, Conviction, and Arrest as Predictors of Children’s 15-year Antisocial Outcomes in the Context of a Nurse Home Visiting Program

2012
Data from the Nurse-Family Partnership intervention program were analyzed to compare the ‘‘selection’’ versus ‘‘unique’’ effects of maternal jail time...Read More
Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP)

The Effects of Intimate Partner Violence Before, During, and After Pregnancy in Nurse Visited First Time Mothers

2013
To determine the prevalence of intimate partner violence (IPV) before, during and after pregnancy in a national sample of women...Read More
Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP)

The MOM Program: Home Visiting in Partnership With Pediatric Care

2013
OBJECTIVE: Home visiting programs aim to improve child health, reduce developmental risks, and enhance use of community resources. How these...Read More
Other Models

The HIPPY Early Intervention Program: It’s Impact on School Readiness and Parent Involvement

2014
HIPPY is a 3-year, home-based, early education intervention program that aims to help parents with limited formal education prepare their...Read More
Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY)

The Impact of a Home Visiting Program on Children’s Utilization of Dental Services

2013
BACKGROUND: Child Health Investment Partnership (CHIP) of Roanoke Valley is a home visiting program that promotes children’s health and family...Read More
Other Models

The Impact of Early Intervention on the School Readiness of Children Born to Teenage Mothers

2015
This study examined the effect of participation in the Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters program on the school...Read More
Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY)

The Impact of HIPPY Participation on School Readiness and Parent Involvement

2014
HIPPY is a 3-year, home-based, early education intervention program that aims to help parents with limited formal education prepare their...Read More
Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY)

Father Engagement in Early Childhood Programs: Research-to-Policy Resources

2018
Purpose: Present resources on father engagement in early childhood programs from 2008 to 2018. Example Topics Addressed: Literature reviews and...Read More
Other Models

The Challenge of Relationships and Fidelity: Home Visitors’ Perspectives

2014
This qualitative study examines home visitors’ perspectives on their practical attempts to establish and maintain relationships with clients while also...Read More
Healthy Families America (HFA), Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP), Parents as Teachers (PAT)

All products are independently reviewed by two researchers using a standard protocol. Program models listed by name in the catalog meet criteria for evidence of effectiveness as determined by the Home Visiting Evidence of Effectiveness project (HomVEE). Program models that do not meet HomVEE criteria are included in the “Other Models” category. The HealthySteps model can no longer be implemented with MIECHV funds. Learn more on our models page.