Title

Families OverComing Under Stress (FOCUS) for Early Childhood: Building Resilience for Young Children in High Stress Families

Date

2010

Author(s)

Catherine Mogil, Blair Paley, Tricia D. Doud, Linda Havens, Jessica Moore-Tyson, William R. Beardslee & Patricia Lester

Type of Product

Journal publication

Model(s)

  • Other Models

Description

Purpose: Describe adaptation of family level intervention for families under stress with very young children (FOCUS-EC) and its implementation with military families.
Example Topics Addressed:
Impact of parental wartime deployment on families and young children
Building and maintaining parental and child resilience among military families
Developing strategies for deployed parents to maintain nurturing, trusting relationships with their children
Enhancing emotional regulation skills among family members

Data Collection Methods

Status

Ongoing

Topics

  • Program Enhancements, Innovations, and Promising Approaches