Title

Project Engage: Increasing Parent Use of Child Communication Promoting Strategies and Parent Engagement in Home-Based Interventions Using Cellular Phones

Date

2016

Author(s)

Kathryn Bigelow, Dale Walker, Amy Turcotte, Cyndi Antoni, Sarah Petersen, Martha Martinez, Debra Montagna, Stephanie Simmons

Type of Product

Poster Presentation

Model(s)

  • Early Head Start Home-Based Option

Description

Purpose: Examine how cellular phone technology can increase parent engagement and parent use of language promoting strategies.
Example Topics Addressed:
Parent strategies for promoting child communication
Text messaging to support implementation of parent strategies beyond home visits
Text messaging to support parent engagement
Measures of intervention fidelity

Data Collection Methods

  • Fidelity observations
  • Parent-child observations
  • Surveys or questionnaires

Status

Ongoing

Topics

  • Participant, Family, and Program Outcomes
  • Program Enhancements, Innovations, and Promising Approaches
  • Participant Recruitment, Retention, Engagement, and Dosage