The Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA)
Many questions have arisen regarding the Family First Prevention Services Act and how the CEBC is connected to it. The CEBC has created the Comparison of the CEBC Scientific Rating Criteria with the FFPSA Evidence resource to address questions.
CEBC Training and Technical Assistance
The CEBC provides California-based agencies with free individualized support on using the CEBC program registry and implementation materials to best meet their needs. Services are typically provided via internet or phone. Click here to download the Training and Technical Assistance flyer for more information.
New Topic Area
The CEBC has recently added the Substance Abuse Prevention (Child & Adolescent) Programs topic area. In our first batch of programs for it, we have 4 new programs and 2 programs that were already highlighted on the CBEC in different topic areas:
- CMCA: Communities Mobilizing for Change on Alcohol - added July 2019
- Familias Unidas - added July 2019
- Family Matters - added July 2019
- Families Facing the Future- also highlighted in the Substance Abuse Treatment (Adult) topic area
- Residential Student Assistance Program - also highlighted in Substance Abuse Treatment (Child & Adolescent) Programs
The CEBC has recently added the following programs:
- Functional Family Therapy Child Welfare® (FFT - CW®) - added July 2019
- National Family Development Credential Program (FDC) - added July 2019
- Training for Adoption Competency (TAC) - added May 2019
- Kinship Supports Intervention - added June 2019
- Connecting - added July 2019
Kinship Caregiver Support Programs, Parent Training Programs that Address Behavior Problems in Children and Adolescents, & Resource Parent Programs
Most Recently Added Recorded Webinars
Keeping the Intervention Going: Planning & Maintaining Long-Term Sustainability - May 2019
In this webinar, Lauren Brookman-Frazee, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego; Associate Director of the Child and Adolescent Services Research Center; Research and Training Director at the Autism Discovery Institute at Rady Children’s Hospital – San Diego; and faculty in both the SDSU/UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology and the UCSD/VA Psychology Internship Training Program and Jared Martin, CEBC Implementation Specialist, provide administrators and managers with considerations for early planning of ongoing operations and strategies for troubleshooting implementation issues that threaten sustainability. Please access our CEBC-Sponsored Webinars page for more information and to view the webinar.
Improving Outcomes for Crossover Youth: Spreading Lessons Learned from Implementation of the Crossover Youth Practice Model (CYPM) - August 2018
In this webinar, Macon Stewart, MSW, from Georgetown University McCourt School of Public Policy Center for Juvenile Justice Reform and representatives from two Crossover Youth Practice Model (CYPM) implementation jurisdictions (Marin County, Florida, and San Diego, California) provide an overview of the Crossover Youth Practice Model (CYPM) developed by Georgetown University’s Center for Juvenile Justice Reform as a system reform model to impact those youth involved in both child welfare and juvenile justice. Presenters provide information concerning the characteristics of this population, the pathways they follow into their involvement with both the child welfare and juvenile justice systems, and the implications of their experiences for systemic change. The webinar also presents examples from communities in California and Florida that addressed the needs of this population through a variety of mechanisms including implementation of the CYPM. Please access our CEBC-Sponsored Webinars page for more information and to view the webinar.
Most Recently Added Resources:
Maximizing Impact of Private and Public Funding - July 2019
Research has shown that there is a 17-year gap between the development and research of evidence-based practices (EBPs) and the implementation of those practices in real-world settings. Funding Agencies can help bridge the research-to-practice gap by providing the funds needed to deliver EBPs to those in need. This resource gives tips on different types of implementation and how to maximize funding impact. Click here to access the resource.
Considerations for Sustaining Evidence-Based Programs - Updated in July 2019 - Originally Loaded in March 2019
When effective interventions are in place, it is critical that these interventions receive sufficient attention and resources to maintain on-going operations. This 3-page resource highlights important findings from implementation research in order to inform service providers' efforts with planning for and maintaining EBP sustainability. Click here to access the resource.
The State of the Evidence for Intervention and Prevention Programs for Child Welfare-Involved Populations - May 2019
As of May 2019, the CEBC has reviewed and rated over 450 programs. This one-page resource identifies the CEBC topic areas with the smallest number of research-supported programs in order to illustrate where gaps exist in empirically supported interventions for child welfare-involved populations. Click here to access the resource.
A Guide for Residential & Foster Family Agencies - October 2018
This downloadable one-page info guide to the CEBC is for residential care and foster family providers. It includes direct links to information on the CEBC that they will find the most helpful. Click here to access the guide.
Page last updated on 8/7/2019.