|Relevant Reports and Publications - Governmental Sources
The United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime's (UNODC) Compilation of Evidence-Based Family Skills Training Programmes (2010) is a compiled list of those parenting programs that are the most rigorously scientifically tested and ranks by the number of RCTs which a programs have been found to be effective. MST has been included on this UN recommended list.
UK Home Office, headed by the Home Secretary and five other ministers, released a review looking into the growing problem of gangs and gang violence following the gang riots across cities in England.
The UK Department of Education provides the Commissioning / Parenting Toolkit that is a searchable online database of parenting programs available in England. Program ratings for the following MST treatment have been developed by the National Academy for Parenting Research (MAPR) based at King's College, London.
National Institute of Justice (NIJ) has established an interdisciplinary Crime Prevention Research Working Group to discuss and identify research issues, questions and gaps to be addressed in the field of crime prevention research. Working group members represent both researcher and practitioner communities.
The following MST fact sheets can be downloaded in PDF version:
Washington State Institute for Public Policy (WSIPP) - The institute conducts nonpartisan research using its own policy analysts and economists, specialists from universities and consultants to determine the cost benefit of treatment models.
CrimeSolutions.gov is a searchable online registry developed and maintained by the Office of Justice Programs which uses rigorous research to inform practitioners and policy makers about what works in criminal justice, juvenile justice, and crime victim services. This registry includes:
Relevant Reports and Publications – Foundations and Private Organizations
Mental Health America, previously known as the National Mental Health Association (NMHA), is dedicated to accelerating the translation of scientific knowledge to practice and policy implementation.
Relevant Reports and Publications – Academic Institutions
FSRC - Family Services Research Center at the Medical University of South Carolina More than 350 journal articles, book chapters, and books available at no charge upon request with the exception of books and special journal issues.
Blueprints for Healthy Youth Development is a project of the Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence at the University of Colorado, that identifies outstanding violence and drug prevention programs that meet a high scientific standard of effectiveness.
The National Implementation Research Network (NIRN) attempts to contribute to the best practices and science of implementation, organization change, and system reinvention to improve outcomes across the spectrum of human services.
The EPIS Center (Resource Center for Evidence-Based Prevention and Intervention Programs and Practices) is a project of the Prevention Research Center, College of Health and Human Development, and Penn State University.
For more, please visit the MST International Recognition web page.