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What is an Umbrella Summary?

An Umbrella Summary highlights findings from the workforce literature to address pertinent child welfare workforce challenges. These summaries provide a synopsis of the published meta-analyses of a specific workforce topic. The research is summarized in a straightforward question-and-answer format. Each summary highlights the implications of the research for child welfare professionals.

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Presenteeism
Some people go to work, no matter what, even if they are sick. This is known as presenteeism. Read this Umbrella Summary to learn more.
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Grit
What is the value of perseverance and long-term goal commitment? This Umbrella Summary describes the available evidence about grit.
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Diversity Training
What is the impact of efforts to reduce prejudice and discrimination? This Umbrella Summary describes the available evidence about diversity training.
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Mindfulness
What is the value of being able to live in the present moment? This Umbrella Summary describes the available evidence about mindfulness in the workplace.
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