Purdue University Parenting Program Attrition

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 12, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 10, 2007
Purdue University
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to examine the efficacy of techniques to enhance participation in parenting programs.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Child Abuse Behavioral: Motivational enhancements, parent training Phase 1

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.

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 560 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment
Masking: Single
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Purdue University Parenting Program Attrition and Compliance Efficacy Trial
Study Start Date : July 2003
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2006

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MedlinePlus related topics: Parenting

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

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

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
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 (NCT number): 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 Identifier: NCT00153439     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CDC-NCIPC-3928
First Posted: September 12, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 10, 2007
Last Verified: September 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