ERIC Number: EJ553887
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
A Theory-Driven Intervention and Evaluation To Explore Family Caregiver Empowerment.
Heflinger, Craig Anne; Bickman, Leonard; Northrup, Denine; Sonnichsen, Susan
Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders, v5 n3 p184-91 Fall 1997
A study tested the efficacy of a multicomponent parent training curriculum with caregivers of children receiving mental health services (n=250). The parent group intervention was found to affect significantly two factors critical to increasing caregiver empowerment, knowledge of the mental health services system, and mental health services efficacy. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Series: Family-Centered Mental Health Services Research.