2020

Goldberg, J., Fauth, R.C., Moosmann, D. A. V., Winestone, J. G., & Litovich, M. (2020). Massachusetts Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MA MIECHV) 2020 Needs Assessment. Report to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH): Medford, MA: Tufts Interdisciplinary Evaluation Research (TIER), Tufts University. Full Report >

Fauth, R.C., Moosmann, D.A.V., Winestone, J.G., Goldberg, J., & Birudavol, J. (2020). National scan of home visiting programs for justice system-involved parents. Medford, MA: Tufts Interdisciplinary Evaluation Research, Tufts University. Full Report >

Fauth, R.C., & Winestone, J.G. (2020). Home visiting and justice system collaborations: Two programs’ approaches to advocating for justice system-involved parents. Children and Youth Services Review, 120.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2020.105742

Menon, M., Fauth, R.C., & Easterbrooks, M.A. (2020). Exploring trajectories of young mothers’ parenting stress in early childhood: Associations with protective factors and psychological vulnerabilities. Parenting: Science and Practice. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15295192.2020.1715683

Stargel, L.E., & Easterbrooks, M.A. (2020). Diversity of adverse childhood experiences among adolescent mothers and the intergenerational transmission of risk to children’s behavior problems. Social Science and Medicine, 250, 112828. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2020.112828

Stargel, L.E., Fauth, R.C., Goldberg, J.L., & Easterbrooks, M.A. (2020). Maternal engagement in home visiting program as a function of fathers’ formal and informal participation. Prevention Science.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11121-020-01090-x

Katz, R., & Easterbrooks, M. A. (2020).  Investigating child care as a contextual asset for children of adolescent mothers. Merrill-Palmer Quarterly, 66(1), 34-60. https://doi.org/10.13110/merrpalmquar1982.66.1.0034

Menon, M., Katz, R.C., & Easterbrooks, M. A. (2020). Linking Attachment and Executive Function Systems: Relations between Attachment Representations and Self-regulatory Skills in Children of Young Mothers. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 29(8), 2314-2329https://doi.org/10.1007/s10826-020-01759-5

2019

Easterbrooks, M. A., Kotake, C., & Fauth, R. C. (2019). Recurrence of maltreatment after newborn home visiting: A randomized controlled trial. American Journal of Public Health, 109(5), 729-735.
http://dx.doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2019.304957

2018

Fauth, R.C., Winestone, J.G., & Goldberg, J. (2018). Home visiting for system involved young mothers: A longitudinal investigation of risks, supports, and outcomes. Medford, MA: Tufts Interdisciplinary Evaluation Research, Tufts University. Research Brief >

Goldberg, J., & Litovich, M. (2018). Massachusetts Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MA MIECHV) Formula Grant Evaluation: Final report to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Final evaluation report. Medford, MA: Tufts Interdisciplinary Evaluation Research. Full Report >

Goldberg, J., Winestone, J.G., Fauth, R., Colón, M., & Mingo, M.V. (2018). Getting to the warm hand-off: A study of home visitor referral activities. Maternal and Child Health Journal Journal, 22(1), 22-32.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10995-018-2529-7

Sherman, F., Winestone, J.G., Fauth, R. (2018). Collaborations between the juvenile justice system and home visiting programs: Roundtable report out and policy guidelines. Newton, MA: Boston College Law School. White Paper >

Tufts Interdisciplinary Evaluation Research (2018). The Massachusetts Healthy Families Evaluation Phase 2 (MHFE-2): Time 6 summary report. Medford, MA: Tufts University. Full Report >

Stargel, L. E., Fauth, R. C., & Easterbrooks, M. A. (2018). Home visiting program impacts on reducing homelessness among young mothers. Journal of Social Distress and the Homeless, 1-4.
https://doi.org/10.1080/10530789.2017.1396740

Easterbrooks, M. A., Katz, R. C., Kotake, C., Stelmach, N. P., & Chaudhuri, J. H. (2018).  Intimate partner violence in the first two years of life: Implications for toddlers’ behavior regulation.  Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 33(7), 1192-1214
doi.org/10.1177/0886260515614562

2017

Bartlett, J. D., Kotake, C., Fauth, R., & Easterbrooks, M. A. (2017). Intergenerational transmission of child abuse and neglect: Do maltreatment type, perpetrator, and substantiation status matter? Child Abuse and Neglect, 63, 84-94.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2016.11.021

Easterbrooks, M. A., Crossman, M. K., Caruso, A., Raskin, M., & Miranda-Julian, C. (2017). Maternal mind-mindedness and toddler behavior problems: The moderating role of maternal trauma and post-traumatic stress. Development and Psychopathology, 1-12.
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0954579417000360

Easterbrooks, M. A., Fauth, R. C., & Lamoreau, R. (2017). Effects of a home visiting program on parenting: Mediating role of intimate partner violence. Journal of Interpersonal Violence.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260517736879

Raskin, M., Easterbrooks, M. A., Fauth, R. C., Jacobs, F., Fosse, N. E., Goldberg, J. L., & Mistry, J. (2017). Patterns of goal attainment among young mothers in a home visiting program. Applied Developmental Science, 1-13. https://doi.org/10.1080/10888691.2017.1357475

Reddy, J. A., Mistry, J., & Jacobs, F. (2017). Rapid repeat birth: Intersections between meaning-making and situational support among multiparous adolescent mothers. Journal of Adolescent Research.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0743558416684956

Tufts Interdisciplinary Evaluation Research (2017). The Massachusetts Healthy Families Evaluation-2 Early Childhood (MHFE-2EC): Follow-up study of a randomized, controlled trial of a statewide home visiting program for young parents. Final report to Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Children’s Trust of Massachusetts. Medford, MA: Tufts University. Executive Summary | Full Report

2016

Easterbrooks, M. A., Kotake, C., Raskin, M., & Bumgarner, E. (2016). Patterns of depression among adolescent mothers: Resilience related to father support and home visiting program. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 86, 61-68.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/ort0000093

Goldberg, J., Bumgarner, E., & Jacobs, F. (2016). Measuring program- and individual-level fidelity in a home visiting program for adolescent parents. Evaluation and Program Planning, 55, 163-173.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.evalprogplan.2015.12.007

Jacobs, F., Easterbrooks, M. A., Goldberg, J., Mistry, J., Bumgarner, E., Raskin, M., Fosse, N., & Fauth, R. (2016). Improving adolescent parenting: Results from a randomized controlled trial of a home visiting program for young families. American Journal of Public Health, 106(2), 342-349.
https://doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2015.302919

Mistry, J., Easterbrooks, M. A., Fauth, R. C., Raskin, M., Jacobs, F., & Goldberg, J. (2016). Heterogeneity among adolescent parents and home visiting program outcomes. Children and Youth Services Review, 65, 86-93.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2016.04.002

Raskin, M., Easterbrooks, M. A., Lamoreau, R. S., Kotake, C., & Goldberg, J. (2016). Depression trajectories of antenatally depressed and non-depressed young mothers: Implications for child socio-emotional development. Women’s Health Issues, 26(3), 344-350.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.whi.2016.02.002

Raskin, M., Fosse, N., Fauth, R. C., Bumgarner, E., & Easterbrooks, M. A. (2016). Relationship types among adolescent parents participating in a home visiting program: A latent transition analysis. Journal of Family Psychology, 30(3), 375-385.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/fam0000164

2015

Bartlett, J. D., & Easterbrooks, M. A. (2015). The moderating effect of relationships on intergenerational risk for infant neglect by young mothers. Child Abuse and Neglect, 45, 21-34.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2015.02.018

Easterbrooks, M. A., Katz, R. C., Kotake, C., Stelmach, N. P., & Chaudhuri, J. H. (2015). Intimate partner violence in the first two years of life: Implications for toddlers’ behavior regulation. Journal of Interpersonal Violence.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260515614562

Mingo, M. V., & Easterbrooks, M. A. (2015). Patterns of emotional availability in mother–infant dyads: Associations with multiple levels of context. Infant Mental Health Journal, 36, 469-482.
https://doi.org/10.1002/imhj.21529

Raskin, M., Fosse, N. E., & Easterbrooks, M. A. (2015). The influence of mother’s depression on her reports of father involvement and child behavioral problems: A latent state trait approach. Infant Mental Health Journal, 36, 88-103.
https://doi.org/10.1002/imhj.21487

Tufts Interdisciplinary Evaluation Research. (2015). The Massachusetts Healthy Families Evaluation-2 (MHFE-2): A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Statewide Home Visiting Program for Young Parents. Final report to the Children’s Trust of Massachusetts. Medford, MA: Tufts University. Executive Summary | Full Report

2014

Bartlett, J. D., Raskin, M., Kotake, C., Nearing, K. D., & Easterbrooks, M. A. (2014). An ecological analysis of infant neglect by adolescent mothers. Child Abuse and Neglect, 38(4), 723-734.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2013.11.011

Easterbrooks, M. A., Raskin, M., & McBrian, S. F. (2014). Father involvement and toddlers’ behavioral regulation: Evidence from a high social risk sample. Fathering, 12, 71-93.
https://doi.org/10.3149/fth.1201.71

Swartz, M. & Easterbrooks, M. A. (2014). The role of parent, provider, and child characteristics in parent-provider relationships in infant and toddler classrooms. Early Education and Development, 25(4), 573-598

2013

Easterbrooks, M. A., Bartlett, J. D., Raskin, M., Goldberg, J., Contreras, M. M., Kotake, C., Chaudhuri, J. H., & Jacobs, F. H. (2013). Limiting home visiting effects: Maternal depression as a moderator of child maltreatment. Pediatrics, 132, S126-S133.
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2013-1021K

Goldberg, W. A., Tan, E. T., Davis. C. R., & Easterbrooks, M. A. (2013).  What predicts parental involvement by young fathers at psychosocial risk?  Fathering, 11(3), 280-291. https://psycnet.apa.org/doi/10.3149/fth.1103.280

2012

Bartlett, J. D., & Easterbrooks, M. A. (2012). Links between physical abuse in childhood and child neglect among adolescent mothers. Children and Youth Services Review, 34, 2164-2169.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2012.07.011

2011

Easterbrooks, M. A., Chaudhuri, J. H., Bartlett, J. D., & Copeman, A. (2011). Resilience in parenting among young mothers: Family and ecological risks and opportunities. Children and Youth Services Review, 33, 42-50.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2010.08.010

2010

Diez, V. & Mistry, J. (2010). Early childbearing and educational attainment among mainland Puerto Rican teens. Journal of Adolescent Research, 25(5), 690-715.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0743558410366592

Jacobs, F., Swartz, M.I., Bartlett, J.D., & Easterbrooks, M.A. (2010). Placing relationships at the core of early care and education programs (pp. 341-352). In J. Sparrow & B. Lester (Eds.), Nurturing children and families: Building on the legacy of T. Berry Brazelton. NY: Blackwell. 

2009

Chaudhuri, J. H., Easterbrooks, M. A. & Davis, C. R. (2009). The relation between emotional availability and parenting style: Cultural and economic factors in a diverse sample of young mothers. Parenting: Science and Practice, 9(3), 277-299.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15295190902844613

Mistry, J., Jacobs, F., & Jacobs, L. (2009). Cultural relevance as program-to-community alignment. Journal of Community Psychology, 37 (4), 487-504.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jcop.20309

2008

Jacobs, F. & Goldberg, J. (2008). Evaluating contemporary social programs: Challenges and opportunities. In M. E. Kenney, L. E. Reese, A. M. Horne, & P. Orpinas (Eds.), Handbook of prevention: Promoting health and social justice, pp. 97-122. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. View >

Riley, S., Brady, A., Goldberg, J., Jacobs, F., & Easterbrooks, A. (2008). Once the door closes: Understanding the parent-provider relationship. Children and Youth Services Review, 30(5), 597-612.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2007.11.011

Swartz, M., & Easterbrooks, M.A. (2008). Enhancing parent-provider relationships and communication in infant and toddler classrooms.  Journal of Early Childhood and Infant Psychology, 4, 53-71https://link.gale.com/apps/doc/A220640571/AONE?u=mlin_m_tufts&sid=bookmark-AONE&xid=dc833b0d

Easterbrooks, M.A., Driscoll, J.R., & Bartlett, J.D. (2008). Resilience in infancy: A relational approach.  Research in Human Development, 5 (3)139-152.  https://doi.org/10.1080/15427600802273987

2007

Driscoll, J. R. & Easterbrooks, M. A. (2007). Young mothers’ play with their toddlers: Individual variability as a function of psychosocial factors. Infant and Child Development, 16(6), 649-670.
https://doi.org/10.1002/icd.515

Easterbrooks, M. A., Barrett, L. R., Brady, A. E., & Davis, C. R. (2007). Complexities in research on fathering: Illustrations from the Tufts study of young fathers. Applied Developmental Science, 11(4), 214-220.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10888690701762118

Easterbrooks, M.A., & Jacobs, F. (2007). Enhancing Child Care Practice: Relationships-Based Interventions to Support Providers, Parents, and Children. Newsletter of the Boston Institute for the Development of Infants and Parents, 25. 

2005

Easterbrooks, M. A., Chaudhuri, J. H., and Gestsdottir, S. (2005). Patterns of emotional availability among young mothers and their infants: A dyadic, contextual analysis. Infant Mental Health Journal, 26(4), 309-326.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/imhj.20057

Jacobs, F., Easterbrooks, M.A., Brady, A.E., & Mistry, J. (2005). Healthy Families Massachusetts Final Evaluation Report. Medford, MA: Tufts University.

2003

Jacobs, F. H. (2003). Child and family program evaluation: Learning to enjoy complexity. Applied Developmental Science, 7(2), 62-75.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1207/S1532480XADS0702_3

Easterbrooks, M.A., Brady, A.E., Barrett, L.R., Sobey, S., & Golin, J. (2003). Supporting Young Families by Understanding Young Fathers. Newsletter of the Boston Institute for the Development of Infants and Parents, 21, 3-6.