Preventing enduring behavioural problems in young children through early psychological intervention: Healthy Start, Happy Start
Design and Objective
A randomised, parallel, two-arm controlled trial to evaluate whether, compared to treatment as usual, a brief parenting intervention (Video-feedback Intervention to promote Positive Parenting and Sensitive Discipline; VIPP-SD) leads to lower levels of behavioural problems in young children who are at high risk of developing these difficulties.
Key inclusion criteria
Parents aged > 18 years with child aged 12-36 months who scores in top 20% for behavioural problems on population norms.