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Integrated early childhood development services
Hyperactivity and inattention (ADHD)
Moving to a new country is a significant event in a child’s life. It is important to have a good understanding of the factors — both in the host society and in the immigrant family — that create...
Immigration and Acculturation in Adolescence
IntroductionAdolescents need to develop a socially approved and positive sense of identity for a healthy transition to adult life. This task is particularly challenging for immigrant adolescents and...
Childhood Immigration and Acculturation in Canada
Introduction According to Canada’s 2021 Census, 23% of the country’s population is foreign-born – the highest proportion since Confederation and among the G7 countries.1 Whereas immigrants...
Evidence for the Role of Home Visiting in Child Maltreatment Prevention
Introduction In 2019, 4.4 million referrals of alleged acts of maltreatment involving 7.9 million children were made to child protective services agencies in the United States. Almost 2.4 million...
Preschool Programs: Effective Curricula
Introduction High quality early care and education has been associated with short-term and long-term cognitive, social, and emotional benefits for young children’s development. When quality is...