(This post duplicated from an original ZERO to THREE email received 4/4/17.)
|Flourishing From the Start: What Is It and How Can It Be Measured?
Child Trends Research Brief
This brief distills key findings and recommendations from two more-extensive papers by Child Trends and the Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative (CAHMI) at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. It makes the case for establishing an applied conceptual framework and measurement methods that are feasible for assessing flourishing in a variety of settings and for different purposes, including in social services and child welfare, community-based programs and initiatives, and in health care systems and school.