Journal article

Prevention and early intervention of anxiety problems in young children: A pilot evaluation of Cool Little Kids Online.

Amy J Morgan, Ronald M Rapee, Jordana K Bayer

Internet Interv | Published : 2016

Abstract

Anxiety disorders are common, debilitating, and begin early in life. Early intervention to prevent anxiety disorders in children who are at risk could have long-term impact. The 'Cool Little Kids' parenting group program has previously been shown to be efficacious in preventing anxiety disorders in temperamentally inhibited young children. Wider dissemination of the program could be achieved with an internet-based delivery platform, affording greater accessibility and convenience for parents. The aim of this study was to evaluate 'Cool Little Kids Online', a newly developed online version of the existing parenting group program. Fifty-one parents of children aged 3-6 years were recruited to ..

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