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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

Parents Taking Action: A Parent Training Intervention for Latino Immigrant Families

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Magana, Sandra M.

Description

Description

This project evaluates a parent education program designed to meet the needs of Latino parents of children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD).

Funder

Funder

Administration for Community Living

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

199916

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

2014-2017

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

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.

Project Link

Project Link

Parents Taking Action: A Parent Training Intervention for Latino Immigrant Families (External web link)

Institution

Institution

University of Illinois

State/Country

State/Country

Illinois

Project Number

Project Number

90IF0072

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Federal

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

Parents Taking Action: A Parent Training Intervention for Latino Immigrant Families | 196215 | 2014 | 90IF0072

 
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