ERIC Number: EJ943230
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Mar
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 23
Methodological Overview of the Parents Matter! Program
Ball, Joanna; Pelton, Jennifer; Forehand, Rex; Long, Nicholas; Wallace, Scyatta A.
Journal of Child and Family Studies, v13 n1 p21-34 Mar 2004
We present an overview of the methodology employed in the Parents Matter! Program. Information on the following aspects of the program is presented: participant eligibility and recruitment; consenting procedures and administration of assessments; development and utilization of measures in the assessments; study design; intervention procedures; facilitator characteristics and training; procedures to assess treatment fidelity assessment; and procedures utilized to enhance retention of study participants.
Descriptors: Research Methodology, Eligibility, Recruitment, Measurement Objectives, Measurement Techniques, Intervention, Program Design, Individual Characteristics, Persistence, Information Utilization, Training Methods, Facilitators (Individuals), Parent Education
Springer. 233 Spring Street, New York, NY 10013. Tel: 800-777-4643; Tel: 212-460-1500; Fax: 212-348-4505; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.springerlink.com
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education
Authoring Institution: N/A