J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2021 May 6. Epub 2021 May 6.
Profs. Charman, Pickles, Scott, and Simonoff, Drs. Palmer, Romeo, Perez, Messrs. Stringer and Cawthorne, and Ms. Boadu are with King's College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, London, United Kingdom.; Profs. Charman, Scott, Simonoff, and Drs. Hallett, Mueller, Breese, and Salazar, and Ms. Hollett are with South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom.
Objective: To examine feasibility and preliminary efficacy of a group behavioural parenting intervention for emotional and behavioural problems (EBPs) in young autistic children.
Method: Feasibility pilot randomized controlled trial comparing a 12-week group behavioural parenting intervention (Predictive Parenting) to an attention control (Psychoeducation). Parents of sixty-two 4-8-year-old autistic children were randomized to Predictive Parenting (n=31) or Psychoeducation (n=31). Read More