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Research and Presentations

Presentations by the Wraparound Evaluation and Research Team on the WFAS tools

Creating a Collaborative Learning Community for WFAS Users
Presented 27th Annual Children's Mental Health Rsearch and Policy Conference. Tampa, Florida, March 5, 2014.

Hiring, Inspiring, and Never Tiring: Recruiting, Developing, and Retaining a Quality Wraparound Workforce
Presented 27th Annual Children's Mental Health Rsearch and Policy Conference. Tampa, Florida, March 2, 2014.

Family Driven and Outcomes Based: New Directions in Wraparound Research, Practice and Quality Assurance
Presented 26th Annual Children's Mental Health Rsearch and Policy Conference. Tampa, Florida, March 4, 2013.

The Wraparound Team Observation Measure: Psychometrics, Reliabilty, and a Profile of National Practice
Presented 26th Annual Children's Mental Health Rsearch and Policy Conference. Tampa, Florida, March 3, 2013.

Seeing Wraparound Practice through the Lens of Implementation Science
Presented the 2012 System of Care Training Institutes. Orlando, Florida, July 26, 2012.

Integrating Common Elements of Evidence Based Practice into the Wraparound Process, Part 1
Presented at California Wraparound Institute. Garden Grove, California, June 13, 2012.

Wraparound Team Observation Measure: Inter-rater Reliability, Concurrent Validity, and Related Psychometrics
Presented at the 25th Annual Systems of Care Conference. Tampa, Florida, March 6, 2012.

Development, Pilot Testing, and Initial Psychometrics of a Brief Version of the Wraparound Fidelity Index
Presented at the 25th Annual Systems of Care Conference. Tampa, Florida, March 6, 2012.

Assessing Implementation of Wraparound Using Measures of The Wraparound Fidelity Assessment System
Presented at the Texas System of Care Planning Retreat. San Antonio, Texas, August 31, 2011.

Toward Evidence Based Systems: Research on Improving Real World Practice for Children and Youth
Presented the 24th Annual Children's Mental Health Research and Policy Conference. Tampa, Florida, March 22, 2011.

Outcomes Based is the First Principle! What you need to know about research, outcomes, and wraparound
Presented at Changing Tides: Innovations in Wraparound Conference. Cocoa Beach, Florida, February 16, 2011.

The Wraparound Process for youth with complex needs and their families
Presented at Evidence Based Mental Health Series at the University of Washington. Seattle, Washington, October 19, 2010.

Implementation and outcomes of wraparound in a “real world” system: Results of a randomized study
Presented at the University of South Florida Children’s Mental Health Research Conference. Tampa, Florida, March 8, 2010.

Best Practices in Wraparound: A Multidimensional View of the Evidence
Published in Social Work, Volume 56, Number 1, January 2011. Authors: Uta M. Walter & Christpher G. Petr.

Wraparound Maine: Mental Health Service Use and Cost Study
This snapshot highlights the results of a mental health service use and cost study on children and youth enrolled in Wraparound Maine. Wraparound Maine is a statewide, multi-site initiative that supports an integrated planning approach for children and youth with complex needs.

Supporting High Quality Wraparound Practice: Fidelity Tools, Assessments and Resources from the National Wraparound initiative
Presented at the 2011 System of Care Meeting in Chicago, Illinois.

Impact of Training and Technical Assistance (IOTTA) for Wraparound
The IOTTA assesses stakeholder perceptions of immediate and longer-term benefits in areas that research has linked to effective implementation and practice change. This brief reports on a study of the tool that includes 381 training participants.

Handouts from the February 2011 Wraparound Conference
The Wraparound Conference was held in Coco Beach, Florida, and Includes handouts and notes from many conference topics, including: Youth Engagement, Wraparound Tools and Techniques, Research and Evaluation, Trends in Child Welfare, Wraparound and Transition Age Youth, and Systems of Care.

The National Wraparound Initiative: A Community Approach to Building Knowledge in the Field of Children's Mental Health
Published in Best Practices in Mental Health, volume 7, No. 1, January 2011.

Intervening Effectively in the Lives of Youth With Complex Behavioral Health Challenges and Their Families: The Role of the Wraparound Process
Published in the American Journal of Community Psychology, volume 46, No.3-4, 2010.

What Predicts Wraparound Fidelity? Findings from the Wraparound Fidelity Index (Click here for Poster; Click here for Handout)
Poster presented at the 24th Annual Systems of Care Conference in Tampa, Florida, March 2011.

Does Team-Based Planning "Work" for Adolescents? Findings from Studies of Wraparound
A paper presented at the 24th Annual Systems of Care Conference in Tampa, Florida, March 2011.

Relationship of Fidelity to Wraparound and Outcomes for Youth and Family
Presentation by the state of Indiana in association with WERT giving an overview of fidelity and outcomes found and presented at the 6th Annual CANS Conference. San Francisco, California, April 20, 2010.

The Wraparound Fidelity Assessment System - Psychometric Analyses to Support Refinement of the Wraparound Fidelity Index and Team Observation Measure.
Poster presented at the 23rd Annual Systems of Care Conference Tampa, Florida, March 2010.

Team Observation Measure Training PowerPoint
Orientation to the Team Observation Measure. Includes an introduction to wraparound as well as suggestions for data sampling and conducting fidelity evaluations. Seattle, Washington, January, 2010.

The Evidence Base for Wraparound and Strengths-Based Approaches
Presented at the CASSP 25th Anniversary Systems of Care Program at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Honolulu, Hawaii, October 26, 2009.

Wraparound Fidelity: What Does the National Research Tell Us?
Presented at the Building on Family Strengths Conference. Portland, Oregon, June 25, 2009.

The Wraparound Process for Youth With Complex Needs and Their Families
An overview of wraparound including a look at recent research base. Presented to the MST Network Partners Teleconference. May 7, 2009.

Wraparound, Fidelity, and Outcomes: Putting the Pieces Together
An overview of all the most recent research including an introduction to fidelity measurement, an intro to the Wraparound Fidelity Assessment System, and connections to outcomes. Bellaire, Michigan, June 21, 2009.

The Wraparound Fidelity Assessment System – Overview and Results of Pilot Testing
Poster presented at the 21st Annual Systems of Care Conference Tampa, Florida, March 2008.

Pilot test of the Wraparound Fidelity Index, Version 4
A look at preliminary data from the Wraparound Fidelity Index , version 4 Pilot.
20th Annual Systems of Care Conference
Tampa, Florida, March 2007.

Development and pilot test of the Community Supports for Wraparound Inventory
A preliminary look at the Community Supports for Wraparound Inventory development.
20th Annual Systems of Care Conference
Tampa, Florida, March 2007.

Intensive methodology workshop: Using evaluation to implement wraparound and sustain fidelity
20th Annual Systems of Care Conference
Tampa, Florida, March 2007.

The Wraparound Process
An in-depth look at fidelity patterns from a national dataset
18th Annual Systems of Care Research Conference
Tampa, Florida, March 2005.

The Wraparound Process and its Current Place within the Research Base on Treatments for Children, Youth, and Families
Grand Rounds, University of Washington Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Seattle, Washington, February 2005.

What Families Should Know About High Fidelity Wraparound
16th Annual Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health Conference
Washington, DC, December 2004.

Ensuring High-Quality Wraparound
Technical Assistance "Webinar" presented by Eric Bruns for the National Technical Assistance Partnership.

The National Wraparound Initiative
11th Annual Building on Family Strengths Conference
Portland, Oregon, May 2004
August 2004.

The Organizational and System Context for Wraparound
2004 Training Institutes
San Francisco, California, June 2004.

The Evidence Base and Wraparound
11th Annual Building on Family Strengths Conference
Portland, Oregon, May 2004.

WFI-3.0 Training Presentation
Presented to the Montgomery County, Maryland Community Kids Project
Silver Spring, Maryland, April 2004.

A National Portrait of Wraparound Implementation:
Findings from the Wraparound Fidelity Index
16th Annual Systems of Care Research Conference
Tampa, Florida, March 2003.

Assessing the Quality and Effectiveness of the Wraparound Approach
Training Institute 2002
Washington, DC, June 9 - 14, 2002.

Pilot Test of the Wraparound Fidelity Index 2.0
System of Care for Children's Mental Health Research Conference
Tampa, Florida, February 27, 2001.

Wraparound
Training Institute 2000
New Orleans, Louisiana, June 9 - 13, 2000.

The Involvement of Youth and Parents in the Development and Validation of the Wraparound Fidelity Index
Building on Family Strengths Conference
Portland, Oregon, April 6 - 8, 2000.

Development of the Wraparound Fidelity Index
System of Care for Children's Mental Health Research Conference
Clearwater, Florida, March 6, 2000.