Triple P-Positive Parenting Program as a public health approach to strengthening parenting.

  title={Triple P-Positive Parenting Program as a public health approach to strengthening parenting.},
  author={Matthew R. Sanders},
  journal={Journal of family psychology : JFP : journal of the Division of Family Psychology of the American Psychological Association},
  volume={22 4},
  • M. Sanders
  • Published 1 August 2008
  • Psychology
  • Journal of family psychology : JFP : journal of the Division of Family Psychology of the American Psychological Association
Parenting programs have considerable potential to improve the mental health and well-being of children, improve family relationships, and benefit the community at large. However, traditional clinical models of service delivery reach relatively few parents. A public health approach is needed to ensure that more parents benefit and that a societal-level impact is achieved. The Triple P-Positive Parenting Program is a comprehensive, multilevel system of parenting intervention that combines within… 

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