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University of Oklahoma Parenting Program Attrition

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00153465
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 12, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 10, 2007
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Brief Summary:
The study will examine the extent to which a group motivational intervention (ME) impacts retention, treatment compliance, and long-term outcomes in families with a history of, or high risk for, child maltreatment.

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

Detailed Description:
The field of child abuse prevention faces not only the challenge of developing and disseminating effective treatments, but the problem of high attrition rates and treatment noncompliance. This study will compare the effects of a motivational intervention with a "services as usual" orientation group on program retention, treatment compliance, and long-term outcomes in families with histories of child maltreatment.

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 450 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Single
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Parenting Program Attrition and Compliance Efficacy Trial
Study Start Date : January 2004
Study Completion Date : September 2006

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MedlinePlus related topics: Parenting
U.S. FDA Resources




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Incidents of child maltreatment 1-3 years post-treatment

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Parenting behaviors, attitudes, and functioning assessed during and post-intervention


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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Families referred to service agency for child maltreatment prevention services
  • Families with children between 2-1/2 and 12 years of age

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Parents with cognitive, psychiatric, or social conditions that would limit their ability to provide voluntary consent or benefit from the intervention
  • Parents who have sexually abused their children

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00153465


Locations
United States, Oklahoma
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States, 73190
Sponsors and Collaborators
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Mark J Chaffin, Ph.D. University of Oklahoma

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00153465     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CDC-NCIPC-3899
R49/CCR622338-04
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:
Parent training
Child maltreatment
Motivation
Program attrition

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Tooth Attrition
Tooth Wear
Tooth Diseases
Stomatognathic Diseases