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Translating pivotal response training into classroom environments  

This is a development grant; researchers are modifying Pivotal Response Training for use in classroom settings and evaluating its effectiveness for improving outcomes for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Project Status


Funder Department of Education
Fiscal Year Funding $495,451.00
Current Award Period 2007-2012
Project Number R324B07027
Principal Investigator Stahmer, Aubyn
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help? (Treatments)
Subcategory Educational
Strategic Plan Objective New! Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 4LD. Support at least five community-based studies that assess the effectiveness of interventions and services in broader community settings by 2015. Such studies may include comparative effectiveness research studies that assess the relative effectiveness of: o Different and/or combined medical, pharmacological, nutritional, behavioral, service-provision, and parent- or caregiver-implemented treatments; o Scalable early intervention programs for implementation in underserved, low-resource, and low-literacy populations; and o Studies of widely used community intervention models for which extensive published data are not available. Outcome measures should include assessment of potential harm as a result of autism treatments, as well as positive outcomes. IACC Recommended Budget: $37,500,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution Rady Children's Hospital Health Center
State/Country California
Web Link 1 Translating pivotal response training into classroom environments (External web link)
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New! History/Related Projects Translating pivotal response training into classroom environments | $495,451.00 | 2009 | R324B07027
Translating pivotal response training into classroom environments | $473,411.00 | 2008 | R324B07027