Parenting With Love and Limits

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Program/Intervention Name

Parenting With Love and Limits


Behavioral Management and Treatment, Parenting Skills - Training and Enhancement

Program/Intervention Description

Parenting with Love and Limits (PLL) combines group therapy and family therapy to treat children and adolescents aged 10-18 who have severe emotional and behavioral problems (e.g., conduct disorder, oppositional defiant disorder, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder) and frequently co-occurring problems such as depression, alcohol or drug use, chronic truancy, destruction of property, domestic violence, or suicidal ideation.

Intervention Target Population Identified (Age Group)

6-12, 13-17, Parent/Adult

Program Goals/Outcomes

Reduce conduct disorder behaviors, Increase readiness for change and parent-teen communication, Improve parental attitudes and behavior, Improve youth attitudes and behavior

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

Scott P. Sells, Ph.D., LMFT, LCSW


Contact Email

Contact Phone

(800) 735-9525

External Links (Registry/Other Catalog)