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Purdue University Parenting Program Attrition

This study has been completed.
Purdue University
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Identifier:
First received: September 8, 2005
Last updated: September 6, 2007
Last verified: September 2007
The purpose of this study is to examine the efficacy of techniques to enhance participation in parenting programs.

Condition Intervention Phase
Child Abuse Behavioral: Motivational enhancements, parent training Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment
Masking: Single
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Purdue University Parenting Program Attrition and Compliance Efficacy Trial

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Further study details as provided by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Engagement and participation in an 8-week parenting program

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Measures of parenting behavior and attitudes, incidents of child maltreatment, measures of child adjustment and functioning

Estimated Enrollment: 560
Study Start Date: July 2003
Study Completion Date: September 2006
Detailed Description:
This project addresses the problem of involving parents in interventions that promote parenting effectiveness and child coping-competence in preschoolers as a means of reducing risk of child maltreatment (and related adverse developmental outcomes). Purdue University will examine the impact of partnership (organizational involvement in recruitment and retention), cash incentives, and a motivational goal setting component on participation and engagement in the Parenting Our Children to Excellence program, a group intervention for parents and caregivers of preschool children.

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Parents with children 3-5 years old who attend centers in which interventions are offered

Exclusion Criteria:

  • See above. No other exclusion criteria will be used.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00153439

United States, Indiana
Purdue University
West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 47907
Sponsors and Collaborators
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Purdue University
Principal Investigator: Jean E Dumas, Ph.D. Purdue University
  More Information Identifier: NCT00153439     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CDC-NCIPC-3928
Study First Received: September 8, 2005
Last Updated: September 6, 2007

Keywords provided by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:
child maltreatment
program attrition

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Tooth Attrition
Tooth Wear
Tooth Diseases
Stomatognathic Diseases processed this record on August 18, 2017