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Parenting for lifelong Health: From South Africa to other low- and middle-income countries

Ward, Cathy; Mikton, Christopher; Cluver, Lucie; Cooper, Peter; Gardner, Frances; Hutchings, Judy; McLaren Lachman, Jamie; Murray, Lynne; Tomlinson, Mark; Wessels, Inge


Cathy Ward

Lucie Cluver

Peter Cooper

Frances Gardner

Judy Hutchings

Jamie McLaren Lachman

Lynne Murray

Mark Tomlinson

Inge Wessels


At present there are no parenting programmes that are both evidence-based and affordable for low- and middle-income countries, where the need is the greatest. Parenting for Lifelong Health aims to fill this gap. This article sets the context of violence and parenting in low- and middle-income countries, and describes the programmes currently being evaluated in South Africa.

Journal Article Type Article
Acceptance Date Apr 8, 2014
Publication Date Jan 1, 2014
Deposit Date Oct 19, 2016
Journal Early Childhood Matters
Print ISSN 1566-6476
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 122
Keywords parenting programmes, child maltreatment prevention
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Contract Date Oct 19, 2016