The effectiveness of Stepping stones Triple P: the design of a randomised controlled trial on a parenting programme regarding children with mild intellectual disability and psychosocial problems versus care as usual

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p676
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the study Stepping Stones Triple P to be conducted by the authors related to parenting programme for parents with children suffering from mild intellectual disability and psychosocial problems. It states that parents of children aged 5-12 years with intelligence quotient (IQ) 50-85 will be recruited from schools. Primary outcome is change in children's problems according to their parents and teachers and secondary outcome is change in parenting skills.


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