A Randomized Controlled Trial of the First Step to Success Early Intervention

  title={A Randomized Controlled Trial of the First Step to Success Early Intervention},
  author={Hill M. Walker and John R. Seeley and Jason W. Small and Herbert Severson and Bethany A. Graham and Edward G. Feil and Loretta A. Serna and Annemieke M. Golly and Steven R. Forness},
  journal={Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders},
  pages={197 - 212}
This article reports on a randomized controlled trial of the First Step to Success early intervention that was conducted over a 4-year period in Albuquerque Public Schools. First Step is a selected intervention for students in Grades 1 through 3 with externalizing behavior problems, and it addresses secondary prevention goals and objectives. It consists of three modular components (screening, school intervention, parent training); lasts approximately 3 months; and is initially set up, delivered… 

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