Parenting Wisely

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Program/Intervention Name

Parenting Wisely


Parenting Skills - Training and Enhancement

Program/Intervention Description

Based on social learning, cognitive behavioral, and family systems theories, the programs aim to increase parental communication and disciplinary skills. During each of nine sessions, users view a video enactment of a typical family struggle and then choose from a list of solutions representing different levels of effectiveness, each of which is portrayed and critiqued through interactive questions and answers. Each session ends with a quiz. A self-paced program on-line training program for parents of children ages 3 to 18.

Intervention Target Population Identified (Age Group)

Program Goals/Outcomes

Increase parental communication and disciplinary skills

QIC Target Group

General - 3

QIC Adoption/Guardianship Relevance Levels

LEVEL 5: Other Human Services

QIC level of Evidence

LEVEL 3: Emerging Practice

Intervention Web Site/URL

Contact Person/Purveyor


Family Works, Inc.

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