“Listed as Evidence-Based/Evidence Informed Program by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Children’s Bureau Child Welfare Information Gateway lists Circle of Security as an Evidence-Based/Evidence Informed Program.” https://www.circleofsecurityinternational.com/research-information
“Designated as Promising Practice in child welfare by The Washington State Institute of Public Policy (WSIPP) and the University of Washington Evidence Based Practice Institute designates Circle of Security a Promising Practice.”https://www.circleofsecurityinternational.com/research-information
“Rated as “Promising Research Evidence” in home visiting, infant and toddler mental health and parent training by Circle of Security (Home Visiting-4) has been rated as “Promising Research Evidence” by the California Evidence-Based Clearinghouse for Child Welfare in the topic areas of: Infant and Toddler Mental Health Programs (Birth to 3), Parent Training Programs and Home Visiting Programs and Home Visiting Programs for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect.”https://www.circleofsecurityinternational.com/research-information
“The Circle of Security program is designated as a Reported Effective Program by the Emerging Practices in the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect Project, Children’s Bureau Office on Child Abuse and Neglect, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Administration for Children & Families.” https://www.circleofsecurityinternational.com/research-information
“Recognized as an Exemplary Practice, Early Head Start Federal Review “. . . The Regional Office recognizes Spokane’s Early Head Start Program for its leadership in the area of Attachment and Bonding and its partnership with [Circle of Security]. The Regional Office has designated this work as an Exemplary Practice and recognizes it as a model for other programs. This designation will be shared with the Central Office in order to build upon and expand the base of Best Practices for Early Head Start.” – Early Head Start Federal Review (June, 1999).”https://www.circleofsecurityinternational.com/research-information
Daniel Siegel praises Circle of Security for its practical suggestions for how parents be kinder to themselves and “model a receptive approach” to children” (Hoffman, K., Cooper, G., Powell, B., & Benton, C. M. (2017). Raising a Secure Child: How Circle of Security Parenting Can Help You Nurture Your Childs Attachment, Emotional Resilience, and Freedom to Explore. Guilford Publications).
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