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Please provide by March 15th 2010 a summary of 2 pages (750-800 words) to be included in the book of expanded abstracts that will be distributed to all participants of the EUSARF-2010 Conference. A proposal is only definitely accepted once the (revised) expanded abstract has been received and the author(s) has (have) registered.

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Lead author (title and name):



Address (incl. street, town, postal code, country):



Additional author/s (title and name):


Title of the paper:

Key Words: (3-4 words)


  1. The context of the paper

  2. Relationship to the conference theme: How interventions in child and family care work. Research and practice-based findings on interventions regarding vulnerable and troublesome children and their families.

Purpose of the paper:


  1. What is/are the question/s?

  2. What methods were used?

    • Qualitative or quantitative or mixed method

    • Design (e.g., case study, exploratory, survey, randomized controlled trial)

    • Sample

    • Method of data collection (e.g., interviews, secondary data analysis)

    • Instruments

If you are reporting on policy or you are describing a programme, a project or an intervention:

A short description of

  • target population (e.g. clients, agencies, other partners)

  • source of information,

  • instruments

Key Findings/Implications/Recommendations

  • Findings

    • Quantitative findings
    • Qualitative findings
  • Implications and recommendations for:

  • Policy

  • Professionals

  • Research

Key References (sources, literature (APA-guidelines, max 3)

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An example of an expanded abstract can be downloaded here

Last Updated on Sunday, 06 June 2010 21:21