Dawe, S., Harnett, P. H., Rendalls, V., & Staiger, P. (2003). Improving Family Functioning and Child Outcome in Methadone Maintained Families: The Parents Under Pressure Program. Drug and Alcohol Review, 22, 299 - 307
Harnett, P. H., Dawe, S., & Rendalls, V. (2004). An innovative approach to assessment and intervention to enhance family functioning with families involved in child protection agencies. National Child Protection Clearinghouse Newsletter, 12(1), 9-13
Harnett, P. H., & Dawe, S. (2008). Reducing Child Abuse Potential in Families Identified by Social Services: Implications for Assessment and Treatment. Brief Treatment and Crisis Intervention, 8(3), 226–235.
Paper provides further discussion of the importance of assessing capacity-to-change in the child protection context.
Harnett, P. H., & Day, C. (2008). Developing pathways to assist parents exit the child protection system in Australia. Clinical Psychologist, 12(3), 79-85.
Paper describing a model for the assessment of paranetal capacity-to-change.
Harnett, P. H. (2007). A procedure for assessing parents capacity for change in child protection cases. Children and Youth Services Review, 29(9), 1179-1188.