• Journal Article

The family-focused interview: A collaborative mechanism for family assessment and goal-setting

Citation

Winton, P. J., & Bailey, D. (1988). The family-focused interview: A collaborative mechanism for family assessment and goal-setting. Journal of Early Intervention, 12(3), 195-207. DOI: 10.1177/105381518801200301

Abstract

This article provides a rationale for and description of the family-focused interview, a collaborative mechanism for family assessment and goal-setting in early intervention. Included are a description of skills believed necessary to conduct an effective interview and examples of the impact of the interview on interventionists and goals that are set for families and children.