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
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Education Level: Adult Education
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