Interkantonale Hochschule für Heilpädagogik Zürich HfH

Parents as Teachers: Effects on Child Outcomes : Effects of Home-Based Early Intervention on Child Outcomes: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Parents as Teachers in Switzerland

Schaub, Simone ; Ramseier, Erich ; Neuhauser, Alex ; Burkhardt, Susan C. A. ; Lanfranchi, Andrea

In: Early Childhood Research Quarterly, 2019, p. 1-49

This randomized controlled trial examined the effectiveness of the Parents as Teachers (PAT) program in the German-speaking part of Switzerland. During the first three years after birth, 132 at-risk families with new-born children were supported by PAT with regular home visits and group connections. The 116 families in the control group had access to the normal community services, but were...