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The Therapeutic Effects of Barkley's Parenting Management Program for Taiwanese School-Aged Children With Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified July 2009 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00946582
First Posted: July 27, 2009
Last Update Posted: July 27, 2009
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Information provided by:
National Taiwan University Hospital
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to explore the therapeutic effects of Barkley's parenting management program for Taiwanese school-aged children with ADHD. The investigators hypothesized that Barkley's parenting management program might empower the parents' competence to manage their school-aged children's ADHD-related disturbing behaviors as its previously-proven effects for parents and their preschool-aged children with ADHD.

Condition Intervention Phase
Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Behavioral: Barkley's parenting management program Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: The Therapeutic Effects of Barkley's Parenting Management Program for Taiwanese School-aged Children With Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

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Further study details as provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • SNAP-IV [ Time Frame: pretest, before session 4, before session 8, posttest, 3 months after the program finished ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Parenting Stress Index, Short Form [ Time Frame: pretest, posttest, 3 months after the program finished ]

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: June 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: April 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Behavioral: Barkley's parenting management program
    It is a parent training group to teach behavior therapy techniques to parents of children with ADHD. The group will contain about 10 parents of children with ADHD. It will be conducted 1.5 hour per session, one session per week, and 11 sessions totally.
Detailed Description:
Participants will be recruited from the child psychiatric clinics of NTUH-Yunlin branch and will include 30 school children with ADHD, their parents and teachers. The Kiddie-Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia-epidemiology version will be adopted to confirm the diagnosis of ADHD. The child participants will received assessments of the Conner's Continuous Performance Test, and the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children-4th edition. We use ADHD symptoms, children't wellbeing, parent-child relationship, parent's competence and parenting stress as the outcome indices of therapeutic effects.Research instruments employed include CBCL, SNAP-IV, Parental Bonding Instrument, The Family Adaptability and Cohesion Evaluation Scale, Chinese Health Questionnaire, Parenting Stress Index, Short Form, Multidimensional student's life satisfaction scale and Nowicki-Strickland Locus of Control Scale for Children.
  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Parents of 7-12 year-old aged children with ADHD and overall normal intelligence

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Parents of children with comorbid autism spectrum disorders
  Contacts and Locations
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Contacts
Contact: Shu-Tsen Liu, M.D +886-928106143 zoe.green@msa.hinet.net

Locations
Taiwan
National Taiwan University Hospital Yun-Lin Branch Recruiting
Douliou City, Yunlin County, Taiwan, 640
Contact: Shu-Tsen Liu, M.D    +88655323911 ext 7108    zoe.green@msa.hinet.net   
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital
Investigators
Study Director: Shu-Tsen Liu, M.D Department of Psychiatry, National Taiwan University Hospital, Yun-Lin Branch
  More Information

Responsible Party: Liu, Shu-Tsen, Department of Psychiatry, National Taiwan University Hospital, Yun-Lin Branch
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00946582     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 200904005R
First Submitted: July 23, 2009
First Posted: July 27, 2009
Last Update Posted: July 27, 2009
Last Verified: July 2009

Keywords provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:
parenting management program
ADHD

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Disease
Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
Hyperkinesis
Pathologic Processes
Attention Deficit and Disruptive Behavior Disorders
Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Mental Disorders
Dyskinesias
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms