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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Date
Description
Program Models Included

Outcomes of a Randomized Trial of a Cognitive Behavioral Enhancement to Address Maternal Distress in Home Visited Mothers

2017
Objectives: To assess the effectiveness of a 6-week, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) group-based enhancement to home visiting to address stress...Read More
Healthy Families America (HFA), Other Models

Cost-Effectiveness of In-Home Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Low-Income Depressed Mothers Participating in Early Childhood Prevention Programs

2017
Background: To determine the cost-effectiveness of In-Home Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (IH-CBT) for low-income mothers enrolled in a home visiting program....Read More
Healthy Families America (HFA), Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP)

Evidence on the Long-Term Effects of Home Visiting Programs: Laying the Groundwork for Long-Term Follow-Up in the Mother and Infant Home Visiting Program Evaluation (MIHOPE)

2017
Children from low-income families are more likely than those from higher income families to have poor social, emotional, cognitive, behavioral,...Read More
Early Head Start, Home Visiting (EHS-HV), Healthy Families America (HFA), Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP), Parents as Teachers (PAT)

Perinatal Nurse Home Visiting Referral Patterns Among Women With Diabetes and Hypertension in Philadelphia

2017
Objective: To examine access to perinatal nurse home visiting services for high-risk pregnant women who have diabetes or hypertension. Design:...Read More
Other Models

Weaving Emotional Intelligence Into a Home Visiting Model

2017
This article details the impact of Emotional Intelligence (EI) training on the 10-year evolution of the Taos First Steps Home...Read More
Other Models

An Implementation-Effectiveness Hybrid Trial of Video-Based Family Therapy for Peripartum Depression in Home Visited Mothers: A Protocol for a Pilot Trial

2017
Background: The Federal Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (HV) Program serves over 100,000 vulnerable families at risk for...Read More
Other Models

Effect of Home Visiting With Pregnant Teens on Maternal Health

2016
Purpose: Determine the extent that participation in Resource Mothers Program (RMP) home visiting improves maternal health at 3 months postpartum....Read More
Other Models

Eliminating Health Disparities Through Action on the Social Determinants of Health: A Systematic Review of Home Visiting in the United States, 2005–2015

2017
Objective: The purpose of this systematic literature review was to synthesize the results of transdisciplinary interventions designed with a home...Read More
Healthy Families America (HFA), Family Spirit, Other Models

Promoting Birth Parents’ Relationships With Their Toddlers Upon Reunification: Results From Promoting First Relationships® Home Visiting Program

2016
Birth parents, once reunified with their child after a foster care placement, are in need of in-home support services to...Read More
Other Models

A Community-Based Home Visitation Program’s Impact on Birth Outcomes

2016
Background: MOMS Orange County is a coordinated home visitation program in which trained paraprofessional home visitors work under the close...Read More
Other Models

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.