START Breaking News! December 2020

Children and Family Futures (CFF) is extremely pleased to announce that on December 17, 2020, the Sobriety Treatment and Recovery Teams (START) program received a “Promising” rating from the Title IV-E Prevention Services Clearinghouse. The Clearinghouse sets the national standards for evidence on program effectiveness under the Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA). [...]

2020-12-18T21:19:45+00:00Categories: 2020|

START Implementation Manual Chapter 1

Chapter 1 of the START Implementation Manual outlines the essential components of the START model and is available for download here.  The full manual is available as a part of consultation to provide guidance on implementation. Right-click a file name to download: START Implementation Manual Chapter 1 (.pdf) [...]

2019-10-03T22:28:30+00:00Categories: START Home|

START Video Highlight

START was highlighted in a Kentucky Educational Television production entitled Safe and Sound. Safe and Sound presents programs and strategies for supporting the emotional health of children across a continuum of needs, as we're shown real-life parenting challenges of Kentucky families with young children. One of the most difficult challenges a [...]

2019-02-26T00:02:40+00:00Categories: START Home|

START Evaluation and Publication List

A comprehensive list of peer-reviewed journal articles about the START model and outcomes from 2012-present. Right-click a file name to download: START Evaluation and Publication List (.pdf)

2019-02-25T22:24:16+00:00Categories: START Home|

The Top 5 Challenges in Responding to Participant Behavior in Family Treatment Courts (and How to Solve Them)

Many family treatment courts (FTCs) are challenged with effectively responding to participant behavior. The complexities of supporting real behavior change and providing accountability to achieve the goals of recovery and safe parenting require a renewed mindset towards sanctions and incentives. This Café Conversation will explore key considerations on responding to participant behavior [...]

2019-09-19T17:07:40+00:00Categories: 2018, FDC Learning Academy, LA_Home|
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