Safe Environment for Every Kid (SEEK)
About the Tool
SEEK is a 20-item questionnaire assessing needs in 3 domains (social & community context, neighborhood/physical environment, and food).
Read about the tool development:
Screening for depression in an urban pediatric primary care clinic
Dubowitz H, Feigelman S, Lane W, Prescott L, Blackman K, Grube L, Meyer W, Tracy JK. Screening for depression in an urban pediatric primary care clinic. Pediatr. 2007;119(3):435-43.
Dubowitz H, Prescott L, Feigelman S, Lane W, Kim J. Screening for intimate partner violence in a pediatric primary care clinic. Pediatr. 2008;121(1):e85-91.
Dubowitz H, Feigelman S, Lane W, Kim J. Pediatric primary care to help prevent child maltreatment: the Safe Environment for Every Kid (SEEK) Model. Pediatr. 2009;123(3):858-64.
Dubowitz H, Lane WG, Semiatin JN, Magder LS, Venepally M, Jans M. The safe environment for every kid model: impact on pediatric primary care professionals. Pediatr. 2011;127(4):e962-70.
Dubowitz H, Lane WG, Semiatin JN, Magder LS. The SEEK model of pediatric primary care: can child maltreatment be prevented in a low-risk population? Acad Pediatr. 2012;12(4):259-68.
Dubowitz H. The Safe Environment for Every Kid model: promotion of children's health, development, and safety, and prevention of child neglect. Pediatr Ann. 2014;43(11):e271-7.
Feigelman S, Dubowitz H, Lane W, Prescott L, Meyer W, Tracy JK, Kim J. Screening for harsh punishment in a pediatric primary care clinic. Child Abuse Negl. 2009;33(5):269-77.
Feigelman S, Dubowitz H, Lane W, Grube L, Kim J. Training pediatric residents in a primary care clinic to help address psychosocial problems and prevent child maltreatment. Acad Pediatr. 2011; 11(6):474-80.
Kim J, Dubowitz H, Hudson-Martin E, Lane W. Comparison of 3 data collection methods for gathering sensitive and less sensitive information. Ambul Pediatr. 2008;8(4):255-60.
Lane WG, Dubowitz H, Feigelman S, Poole G. The Effectiveness of Food Insecurity Screening in Pediatric Primary Care. Int J Child Health Nutr. 2014;3(3):130-8.