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Child and Youth Care Certification Board (2011). The National Child and Youth Care Practitioner Certification Exam. Training and Development in Human Services, 6, 119-128.

Curry, D., Schneider-Muñoz, A., Eckles. F., & Stuart, C. (2011). Assessing youth worker competence: National child and youth worker certification. In Fusco, D. (Ed.), Advancing youth work: Current trends, critical questions. New York, NY: Routledge Press.

Curry, D. Eckles, F., Stuart, C., & Qaqish, B. (2010). National Child and Youth Care Practitioner Professional Certification: Promoting competent care for children and youth. Child Welfare, 89, 57-77

Curry, D., Qaqish, B., Carpenter-Williams, J., Eckles, F., Mattingly, M., Stuart, C., & Thomas, D. (2009). A national certification exam for child and youth care workers: Preliminary results of a validation study. Journal of Child and Youth Care Work, 22, 152-170.

Curry, D. & Eckles, F. (2009). National Certification for Child and Youth Workers. Policy & Practice, 67 (1), 37. Professional magazine of the American Public Human Services Association.

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Child and Youth Care Certification Board. (2009). Workforce Crisis and Opportunity: The Evolving Field and Emerging Profession. Author.

Curry, D., Qaqish, B., Carpenter-Williams, J., Eckles, F., Mattingly, M., Stuart, C., & Thomas, D. (2008). A national certification exam for child and youth care workers: Preliminary results of a validation study. Proceedings of the Tenth Annual National Human Services Training Symposium, 79-109. University of California, Berkeley.

Curry, D. & Qaqish, B. (2008). A national certification exam for child and youth care workers: Preliminary results of a validation study: Discussion Summary. Proceedings of the Tenth Annual National Human Services Training Symposium, 110-114. University of California, Berkeley.

Curry, D. (2008). Project Synopsis-Validation Study: The North American Certification Project. Proceedings of the Tenth Annual National Human Services Training Symposium, 162-163. University of California, Berkeley.

Curry, D. Thomas, D., and Graef (2005). Discussion: The North American Certification Project. Proceedings of the Seventh Annual Human Services Training Evaluation Symposium (pp. 21-23). Unversity of California, Berkeley.

Mattingly, M., Stuart, C., & VanderVen, K. (2001). North  American Certification Project (NACP) Competencies for professional child and youth work practitioners. Journal of Child and Youth Care Work, 17, 16-49.

Mattingly, M.A., & Thomas, D.C., (2004). The promise of professionalism arrives in practice: Progress on the North American certification project. Journal of Child and Youth Care Work, 19, 209-215.

Mattingly, M.A. & Thomas, D (2006). The promise of professionalism arrives in practice: Progress on the North American Certification Project. Residential Group Care Quarterly, 7, (1), 8-10, & 16.

National Organization of Child Care Worker Associations (1992). The International Leadership Coalition for Professional Child and Youth Care. Journal of Child and Youth Care Work, 8, 69-83.