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Parents as Friendship Coaches for Children With ADHD

2019-09-18 03:27:55 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Many children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) have problems with making and keeping friends. The current study compared the efficacy of two 10-week behavioral interventions for improving the friendships of children with this disorder. Participants were children ages 6-11 with ADHD and their families, who were experiencing friendship problems. Outcome measures assessed friendship quality and friendship behaviors at baseline (pre-treatment), post-treatment, and 8-month follow-up.

Study Design

Conditions

ADHD

Intervention

Parental Friendship Coaching, Coping with ADHD through Relationships and Education

Status

Completed

Source

University of British Columbia

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-09-18T03:27:55-0400

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