ERIC Number: EJ744579
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004
Treatment Integrity: An Essential--But Often Forgotten--Component of School-Based Interventions
Lane, Kathleen L.; Bocian, Kathleen M.; MacMillan, Donald L.; Gresham, Frank M.
Preventing School Failure, v48 n3 p36-43 Spr 2004
In this article, the authors introduce the construct of treatment integrity and illustrate the importance of treatment integrity as it relates to school-based intervention. Specifically, the authors address the following questions: What is treatment integrity? Why is it important to assess treatment integrity? How can treatment integrity be assessed? and What factors influence treatment integrity? Finally, the authors offer school personnel examples of ways to realistically assess treatment integrity at the classroom level. (Contains 3 figures.)
Descriptors: Intervention, Integrity, School Personnel, Consultation Programs, Measurement Techniques, Interviews
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