Clinical Trial

Impact of the New Brain Builders Parenting Class

Study Description

Evaluation Study of the Impact of the New Brain Builders Parenting Class

The objective of this research is to evaluate the effectiveness of the parenting program on increasing positive parent-child interactions and increasing cognitive achievement in children. Overall, this project is intended to benefit women and children and supplement WIC services. The Brain Builders Parenting Class Evaluation Study Research Questions include the following: 1. Does the program impact child development outcomes such as kindergarten readiness? 2. Does the program increase parental knowledge about the importance of high-quality parent-child interaction for child development? 3. Does the program impact the quality and quantity of the parent-child interactions?

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Behavioral - Brain Builders Parenting Class

Brain Builders Parenting Class group sessions goal is to increase parental knowledge of brain development and increase responsive parenting

Behavioral - Control (Usual care)

This arm receives usual care ("control group") consisting in: WIC participants will attend their usual appointments completed at the WIC clinics.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Evaluation Study of the Impact of the New Brain Builders Parenting Class Offered at WIC Clinics

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03866616

ParticipAid ID

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