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ASD Parent Trainer: Online Coaching for Parents of Children With Autism (APT)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02469870
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 12, 2015
Last Update Posted : March 12, 2018
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
IRIS Media Inc

Brief Summary:
The evaluation of the program efficacy will be conducted via a randomized control study with 136 parents of children aged 3-8 who have autism. Investigators will test whether, compared to a content comparison group (CC), administration of the APT program over a 3-week intervention period (a) improves child behaviors, (b) increases perceived quality of life, (c) decreases parental stress, (d) increases positive parenting practices, and (e) increases parent knowledge of evidence-based support practices.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Autism Disorder Behavioral: Autism Parent Trainer (APT) Behavioral: self-paced ABC training online Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 180 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Study Start Date : August 2016
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2017
Actual Study Completion Date : October 30, 2017

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Autism Parent Trainer (APT) Vs Control

Autism Parent Trainer (APT) Experimental Condition. This group will receive Google Hangouts training on autism and lifestyle coaching.

self-paced ABC training online - Parents assigned to the CC will be given access to a self-paced online training program covering the same content as APT.

Behavioral: Autism Parent Trainer (APT)
Experimental condition

Behavioral: self-paced ABC training online
Content comparison group.




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Child Behavior measured by Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (Goodman, 1997) [ Time Frame: Pre (0 weeks), Post (3 weeks), Followup (6 weeks) ]
    Examining change over time points (T2-T1 and T3-T1)

  2. Family Quality of Life as measured by Family Quality of Life survey (Summers et al., 2005) [ Time Frame: Pre (0 weeks), Post (3 weeks), Followup (6 weeks) ]
    Examining change over time points (T2-T1 and T3-T1)

  3. Parenting Behaviors and measured by Parenting Scale (Arnold, O'Leary, Wolff, & Aker, 1993) [ Time Frame: Pre (0 weeks), Post (3 weeks), Followup (6 weeks) ]
    Examining change over time points (T2-T1 and T3-T1)


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Knowledge about Applied Behavior Analysis and Acceptance Commitment Training measured by Questionnaire [ Time Frame: Pre (0 weeks), Post (3 weeks), Followup (6 weeks) ]
    Examining change over time points (T2-T1 and T3-T1)

  2. Consumer Satisfaction Questionnaire [ Time Frame: Post (3 weeks) ]
  3. Implementation Adherence Questionnaire [ Time Frame: Post (3 weeks) ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Parents of children aged 3-8 who have autism

Exclusion Criteria:

  • none

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02469870


Locations
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United States, Oregon
IRIS Educational Media
Eugene, Oregon, United States, 97401
Sponsors and Collaborators
IRIS Media Inc
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Nell Caraway, BA IRIS Educational Media
Principal Investigator: Meme Hieneman, Ph.D., BCBA IRIS Educational Media

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Responsible Party: IRIS Media Inc
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02469870     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2R44MH102845-02 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Posted: June 12, 2015    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 12, 2018
Last Verified: March 2018

Keywords provided by IRIS Media Inc:
Parents of children who have autism
video-conferencing
Applied Behavior Analysis
Acceptance Commitment Training
optimism training
Positive Behavior Support

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Autistic Disorder
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Child Development Disorders, Pervasive
Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Mental Disorders