Voluntary or required viewing of a violence prevention program in pediatric primary care.

@article{Scholer2008VoluntaryOR,
  title={Voluntary or required viewing of a violence prevention program in pediatric primary care.},
  author={Seth J. Scholer and Courtney A Walkowski and Len Bickman},
  journal={Clinical pediatrics},
  year={2008},
  volume={47 5},
  pages={461-8}
}
Participants were parents of children less than 7 years of age who presented with their child for a well child visit. Viewed in the waiting room, the intervention was Play Nicely, which teaches childhood aggression management skills. A total of 138 parents were invited to view the program; 57 (41%) accepted (voluntary group). A second group of 35 parents viewed the program as part of the clinic visit (required group); all 35 (100%) accepted. There were no differences between the groups in the… CONTINUE READING