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HD FS 311
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HDFS 311
Lecture 1
What is prevention?
Definition:
o To stop something from happening
Examples:
Preventing:
o Depression
o Teen pregnancy
o School drop outs
o Etc.
o Romano & Hage, 2000, pg. 739
Becomes more complex in:
o Real life
o Research
When does prevention occur?
o Before:
They’re exposed
It becomes a habit
Definition of Intervention
Intervention:
o An organized and systematic attempt to positively change the
development of:
A person
Family
Community
Organized and systematic
o What makes it an intervention and not just
everyday life?
Crosswalk example
Interventions (River & Bridge Story)
Treatment-oriented:
o Focus on systematically helping people who already had a problem
New trend:
o Move interventions (upstream)
Prevent problem from ever happening in the first place
Goals of Prevention
1) Stops (prevents) a problem from ever occurring
2) Delays the onset of a problem behavior
3) Reduce the impact of a problem behavior
4) Strengthen:
o Knowledge
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o Attitudes
o Behaviors
Promote well-being
Emotional
Physical
5) Support:
o Institutional
o Community
o Government policies
Promote well0being
Emotional
Physical
o Prevention:
Can still occur after a problem has started
Is also about changing problem behavior from getting worse
Why Study Interventions?
1) Effectiveness:
o Does the program have an effect on the program?
2) Ethics:
o Will there be harmful effects?
3) Efficiency:
o Cost/benefit analysis
4) Expectations:
o What percent reduction would the program be happy with?
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