Eight of the children, although significantly improved on ODD scores and the Conners' emotional liability subscale at post-intervention, had almost no improvement in hyperactivity/impulsivity.
Limitations include small sample size, lack of Stetson, E., & Plog, A. Collaborative Problem Solving in schools: Results of a year-long consultation project. Type of Study: One group pretest-posttest study Number of Participants: 49 Population: of Collaborative Problem Solving (CPS) to reduce teacher stress.
Measures utilized include the Index of Teaching Stress (ITS), and the Thinking Skills Inventory.
Results showed a significant decrease in teacher stress and student misbehavior. Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder with oppositional defiant disorder in Swedish children – an open study of Collaborative Problem Solving. doi:10.1111/j.1651-2227.2012.02646.x Type of Study: One group pretest-posttest study Number of Participants: 17 Population: The purpose of this study was to evaluate Collaborative Problem Solving (CPS) in children with attention-deficit ⁄hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and oppositional defiant disorder (ODD).
Ranges from a 1-day introductory session to more intensive (2.5 day) advanced sessions as well as hourly coaching: There currently are additional qualified resources for training: There are many certified trainers throughout North America who teach the model as well as well as systems that use the approach. Treating explosive kids: The Collaborative Problem Solving approach. Clinician Session Guide: Guides the clinician in all aspects of the treatment, from initial to ongoing work. Effects of a Collaborative Problem‐Solving approach on an Inpatient adolescent psychiatric unit. Limitations included results do not permit a clear delineation of which exact components were active in reducing use of restraint and seclusion due to several milieu changes were instituted at the same time as part of the CPS model of care, did not include objective measures of adherence to the CPS model, and no systematic data on child injuries. Program staff administered the Oppositional Defiant Disorder Rating Scale and the Clinical Global Impression Scale during parent phone interviews at four time points.
The list is available at measure has been developed that is available for systems interested in implementing the model. Can be downloaded free online at: CPS Coaching Guide: A guide specifically geared towards trainer individuals who are helping caregivers to implement the model over time. Research has been conducted on how to implement as listed below: Ercole‐Fricke, E., Fritz, P., Hill, L. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing, 29(3), 127–134. Two separate treatment groups were completed approximately one year apart.Further, discipline referrals were significantly reduced. Limitations include small sample size, lack of Johnson, M., Östlund, S., Fransson, G., Landgren, M., Nasic, S., Kadesjö, B.,... Measures utilized include the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children - Fourth Edition (WISC-IV), the Swanson, Nolan and Pelham (SNAP-IV) Questionnaire, the Clinical Global Impression-Improvement (CGI-I), the Conners' 10-item scale and the Family Burden of Illness Module (FBIM).Results indicate that all participants had significant reductions in SNAP-IV ODD, ADHD, and total Conners' and FBIM scores, both at postintervention and at 6-month follow-up.This program involves the family or other support systems in the individual's treatment: Any caregivers, educators, and other supports are essential to the success of the approach.Caregivers, teachers and other adult supporters are taught to use the approach with the child outside the context of the clinical setting.The approach can also be delivered in the home with greater frequency/intensity, such as twice a week for 90 minutes.Parent training group sessions occur once a week for 90 minutes over the course of 4 or 8 weeks. Effectiveness of Collaborative Problem Solving in affectively dysregulated children with oppositional defiant disorder: Initial findings.Further, both parent and student reports indicated a reduction in problem behaviors.Results also indicate that students built skills in the areas of behavior regulation and emotional control.CPS provides a common philosophy, language and process with clear guideposts that can be used across settings.In addition, CPS operationalizes principles of trauma-informed care.