The objective of this study was (1) To understand implementation challenges of a behavioral parenting program called SafeCare©; (2) To understand parent reactions to both SafeCare and usual services; and (3) To examine effectiveness of SafeCare on improving parenting-related outcomes and parent and child well-being.

Project page: Implementing and Evaluating a Program to Support Positive Parenting Behaviors
Principal Investigator: Daniel Whitaker, PhD
Organization: Georgia State University
Original project title: Comparative Effectiveness Trial to Reduce Child Maltreatment, Improve Client Outcomes and Examine Client Burden
HSRProj ID: 20153563 ID: NCT02549287

To cite this document, please use: Whitaker DJ, Hayat M, Weeks E, Zahidi R, Self-Brown S, Willging C. (2020). Implementing and Evaluating a Program to Support Positive Parenting Behaviors. Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI).


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