FSA – FAMILY/PARENTING
|Program Description is taken from The First Step Act Approved Program Guide, 1/2022||Research has found links between family environment and criminal lifestyle. Arrests of family members constitute a major risk factor for poor developmental outcomes, including criminal behavior.|
|MEASURE OF NEED||Family Assessment Device (FAD-12)
Based on the McMaster Model of Family Functioning (MMFF), the FAD-12 is a brief, stand-alone measure of family functioning with solid psychometric properties. The FAD-12 has been widely used in both research and clinical practice. Higher scores indicate greater levels of family dysfunction.
|DEPARTMENT RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSMENT||Psychology Services|
|GOAL OF INTERVENTION||Reduce familial conflict
Build and maintain positive relationships