Matthew R Sanders

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The development and dissemination of the Triple P-Positive Parenting Program: a multilevel, evidence-based system of parenting and family support
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
    Prev Sci 3:173-89. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Using the mass media as a population level strategy to strengthen parenting skills
    Matthew R Sanders
    The Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 37:609-21. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint The Triple P-Positive Parenting Program: a systematic review and meta-analysis of a multi-level system of parenting support
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    Clin Psychol Rev 34:337-57. 2014
  4. doi request reprint The promotion of self-regulation through parenting interventions
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 16:1-17. 2013
  5. pmc A commentary on evidenced-based parenting programs: redressing misconceptions of the empirical support for Triple P
    Matthew R Sanders
    The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
    BMC Med 10:145. 2012
  6. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial evaluating the efficacy of Triple P Online with parents of children with early-onset conduct problems
    Matthew R Sanders
    The University of Queensland, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 50:675-84. 2012
  7. pmc Consumer engagement and the development, evaluation, and dissemination of evidence-based parenting programs
    Matthew R Sanders
    The University of Queensland, Parenting and Family Support Centre, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland 4072 Australia
    Behav Ther 43:236-50. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Development, evaluation, and multinational dissemination of the triple P-Positive Parenting Program
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Center, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, St Lucia QLD 4072, Australia
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 8:345-79. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Using household survey data to inform policy decisions regarding the delivery of evidence-based parenting interventions
    M R Sanders
    The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Child Care Health Dev 33:768-83. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Predicting utilization of evidence-based parenting interventions with organizational, service-provider and client variables
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Adm Policy Ment Health 36:133-43. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint The development and dissemination of the Triple P-Positive Parenting Program: a multilevel, evidence-based system of parenting and family support
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
    Prev Sci 3:173-89. 2002
    ..Future research directions are identified...
  2. doi request reprint Using the mass media as a population level strategy to strengthen parenting skills
    Matthew R Sanders
    The Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 37:609-21. 2008
    ..This article explores that possibility...
  3. ncbi request reprint The Triple P-Positive Parenting Program: a systematic review and meta-analysis of a multi-level system of parenting support
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    Clin Psychol Rev 34:337-57. 2014
    ..The positive results for each level of the Triple P system provide empirical support for a blending of universal and targeted parenting interventions to promote child, parent and family wellbeing. ..
  4. doi request reprint The promotion of self-regulation through parenting interventions
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 16:1-17. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc A commentary on evidenced-based parenting programs: redressing misconceptions of the empirical support for Triple P
    Matthew R Sanders
    The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
    BMC Med 10:145. 2012
    ..review contains a number of significant conceptual, methodological and interpretational inadequacies that render the key conclusions of their review problematic...
  6. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial evaluating the efficacy of Triple P Online with parents of children with early-onset conduct problems
    Matthew R Sanders
    The University of Queensland, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 50:675-84. 2012
    ..This study examined the efficacy of Triple P Online (TPOL), an eight-module intensive online positive parenting program for parents of children with early-onset disruptive behavior problems...
  7. pmc Consumer engagement and the development, evaluation, and dissemination of evidence-based parenting programs
    Matthew R Sanders
    The University of Queensland, Parenting and Family Support Centre, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland 4072 Australia
    Behav Ther 43:236-50. 2012
    ..Examples from large-scale dissemination trials are used to illustrate how consumer input can result in an increasingly differentiated suite of evidence-based parenting programs...
  8. doi request reprint Development, evaluation, and multinational dissemination of the triple P-Positive Parenting Program
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Center, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, St Lucia QLD 4072, Australia
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 8:345-79. 2012
    ..Factors that facilitate and impede the global implementation and dissemination of evidence-based parenting programs are considered along with implications for future research, policy, and practice...
  9. ncbi request reprint Using household survey data to inform policy decisions regarding the delivery of evidence-based parenting interventions
    M R Sanders
    The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Child Care Health Dev 33:768-83. 2007
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Predicting utilization of evidence-based parenting interventions with organizational, service-provider and client variables
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Adm Policy Ment Health 36:133-43. 2009
    ..These findings highlight the importance of considering the broader post training work environment of service providers as a determinant of subsequent program use...
  11. ncbi request reprint Every family: a population approach to reducing behavioral and emotional problems in children making the transition to school
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, 4072, QLD, Australia
    J Prim Prev 29:197-222. 2008
    ..The authors provide an excellent example of multilevel prevention planning, coordination, execution, and evaluation...
  12. ncbi request reprint The mass media and the prevention of child behavior problems: the evaluation of a television series to promote positive outcomes for parents and their children
    M R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 41:939-48. 2000
    ..All post-intervention effects were maintained at 6-month follow-up. Implications for public health approaches to family mental health are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint The relationship between maternal self-efficacy and parenting practices: implications for parent training
    M R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Child Care Health Dev 31:65-73. 2005
    ..The findings support the importance of developing parenting strategies that enable parents to generalize their parenting skills to a diverse range of diverse parenting contexts both in the home and in the community...
  14. ncbi request reprint Triple P-Positive Parenting Program as a public health approach to strengthening parenting
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    J Fam Psychol 22:506-17. 2008
    ..g., to interactions between children, parents, service providers, and agencies involved in delivering the intervention). Challenges and future directions for the development of public health approaches to parenting are discussed...
  15. doi request reprint What are the parenting experiences of fathers? The use of household survey data to inform decisions about the delivery of evidence-based parenting interventions to fathers
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, 4072, Australia
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 41:562-81. 2010
    ..Implications for research on increasing fathers' participation rates in parenting programs are discussed and directions for future research highlighted...
  16. ncbi request reprint Parenting interventions and the prevention of serious mental health problems in children
    Matthew R Sanders
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Med J Aust 177:S87-92. 2002
    ..The Triple P - Positive Parenting Program is an example of a population-level strategy that can be used to improve the mental health status of children and their parents...
  17. ncbi request reprint Maintenance of treatment gains: a comparison of enhanced, standard, and self-directed Triple P-Positive Parenting Program
    Matthew R Sanders
    The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:983-98. 2007
    ..The implications of the findings for the development of brief, cost effective parenting interventions within a public health framework are discussed...
  18. doi request reprint Pathways Triple P-positive parenting program: effects on parent-child relationships and child behavior problems
    Tamera L Wiggins
    School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, QLD, Australia
    Fam Process 48:517-30. 2009
    ..Significant intervention effects were found for improving parent-child relationships and reducing behavior problems with gains maintained at 3-month follow-up. Limitations of the study and implications for future research are discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Help when it's needed first: a controlled evaluation of brief, preventive behavioral family intervention in a primary care setting
    Karen M T Turner
    The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Behav Ther 37:131-42. 2006
    ..These short-term effects were largely maintained at 6-month follow-up assessment of the intervention group. Implications of these findings for the prevention of behavioral and emotional problems in children are discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Are parent-reported outcomes for self-directed or telephone-assisted behavioral family intervention enhanced if parents are observed?
    Alina Morawska
    University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Behav Modif 31:279-97. 2007
    ..Implications for clinical and research intervention contexts are discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Training GPs in parent consultation skills. An evaluation of training for the Triple P-Positive Parenting Program
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, University of Queensland
    Aust Fam Physician 32:763-8. 2003
    ..The Triple P-Positive Parenting Program is a behavioural family intervention program that aims to prevent severe behavioral, emotional and developmental problems in children by enhancing the knowledge, skills, and confidence of parents...
  22. doi request reprint Parenting gifted and talented children: what are the key child behaviour and parenting issues?
    Alina Morawska
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:819-27. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Self-administered behavioural family intervention for parents of toddlers: effectiveness and dissemination
    Alina Morawska
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, University of Queensland, St Lucia 4072, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 44:1839-48. 2006
    ..The intervention effects were maintained at 3-month follow-up. The results provide support for the effectiveness of self-administered BFI, and have implications for the population level delivery of behavioural family interventions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Self-administered behavioral family intervention for parents of toddlers: Part I. Efficacy
    Alina Morawska
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD, Australia
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:10-9. 2006
    ..The intervention effects were maintained at 6-month follow-up. The implications of the findings for the population-level delivery of behavioral family interventions are discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Correlates of self-reported coercive parenting of preschool-aged children at high risk for the development of conduct problems
    William Bor
    Mater Centre for Service Research in Mental Health, Child and Youth Mental Health Services, Mater Health Services, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:738-45. 2004
    ..As parental coercion has been identified as a significant risk factor for future psychopathology, the study sought to identify modifiable inter and intra-personal factors most closely associated with coercion...
  26. doi request reprint Randomised clinical trial of a family-based lifestyle intervention for childhood obesity involving parents as the exclusive agents of change
    Felicity West
    The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 48:1170-9. 2010
    ..Further research is needed to evaluate the long-term effectiveness of the intervention and to elucidate the mechanisms of change...
  27. ncbi request reprint Workplace Triple P: A controlled evaluation of a parenting intervention for working parents
    Matthew R Sanders
    School of Psychology, Parenting and Family Support Centre, The University of Queensland, Australia
    J Fam Psychol 25:581-90. 2011
    ..Implications for the delivery of parenting interventions as employee assistance programs are discussed along with how such interventions can enhance work and family life...
  28. ncbi request reprint The effects of the Triple P-Positive Parenting Program on preschool children with co-occurring disruptive behavior and attentional/hyperactive difficulties
    William Bor
    South Brisbane Child and Youth Mental Health Service, Brisbane, Australia
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 30:571-87. 2002
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Evaluation of a brief parenting discussion group for parents of young children
    Alina Morawska
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 32:136-45. 2011
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the efficacy of a brief parenting discussion group...
  30. doi request reprint Stepping Stones Triple P-Positive Parenting Program for children with disability: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Cassandra L Tellegen
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
    Res Dev Disabil 34:1556-71. 2013
    ..The overall evidence base supported the effectiveness of SSTP as an intervention for improving child and parent outcomes in families of children with disabilities. Limitations and future research directions are discussed...
  31. doi request reprint Preventing behavioural and emotional problems in children who have a developmental disability: a public health approach
    Trevor G Mazzucchelli
    The University of Queensland, Australia
    Res Dev Disabil 32:2148-56. 2011
    ..The Stepping Stones Triple P--Positive Parenting Program is presented as an example of a parenting intervention that satisfies the requirements for such a trial. Tasks and challenges of such a trial are discussed...
  32. doi request reprint Stepping Stones Triple P: an RCT of a parenting program with parents of a child diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder
    Koa Whittingham
    School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, QLD, Australia
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 37:469-80. 2009
    ..The results indicate that Stepping Stones Triple P is a promising intervention for parents of children with ASD. Limitations and future research are also addressed...
  33. doi request reprint The Lifestyle Behaviour Checklist: a measure of weight-related problem behaviour in obese children
    Felicity West
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:266-73. 2009
    ..To address this gap in knowledge, we describe the development and evaluation of a new measure, the Lifestyle Behaviour Checklist (LBC)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Reducing problem behavior during care-giving in families of preschool-aged children with developmental disabilities
    Karen M Plant
    The University of Queensland, QLD, Australia
    Res Dev Disabil 28:362-85. 2007
    ..Parents reported a high level of satisfaction with both interventions...
  35. ncbi request reprint Practitioner perceptions of the use of the Triple P - Positive Parenting Program with families from culturally diverse backgrounds
    Alina Morawska
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 18:313-20. 2012
    ..To enhance parental access to parenting interventions, practitioners may require additional training and education about parental preferences and evidence based practice...
  36. doi request reprint The role of practitioner self-efficacy, training, program and workplace factors on the implementation of an evidence-based parenting intervention in primary care
    Karen M T Turner
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Prim Prev 32:95-112. 2011
    ..These results highlight the importance of promoting practitioners' sense of competence or mastery of a program for facilitating the implementation of evidence-based programs in primary care settings...
  37. doi request reprint Reducing preschoolers' disruptive behavior in public with a brief parent discussion group
    Sabine Joachim
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, 4072, Australia
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 41:47-60. 2010
    ..No group differences were found for parental adjustment or conflict over parenting. Intervention gains were maintained at 6-month follow-up. Results are discussed within a primary care and public health framework...
  38. doi request reprint Sorrow, coping and resiliency: parents of children with cerebral palsy share their experiences
    Koa Whittingham
    Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehaabilitation Research Centre, The School of Medicine Faculty of Health Sciences, Brisbane, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil 35:1447-52. 2013
    ..To explore the grieving, coping and resiliency experiences of parents of children with cerebral palsy (CP) and to investigate the suitability of chronic sorrow theory as a framework to understand those experiences...
  39. ncbi request reprint Randomised clinical trial of a group parent education programme for Australian indigenous families
    Karen M T Turner
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 43:429-37. 2007
    ..The aim of this project was to assess the impact and cultural appropriateness of a parenting programme tailored for Indigenous families, an adaptation of the evidence-based Group Triple P - Positive Parenting Program...
  40. doi request reprint Investigation of the effectiveness and social validity of the Triple P Positive Parenting Program in Japanese society
    Yuki Matsumoto
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, St Lucia 4072, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Fam Psychol 24:87-91. 2010
    ..The findings provided support for the effectiveness and sociocultural validation of Triple P in Japanese society. Intervention effects and program acceptability as well as limitations and future research are discussed...
  41. ncbi request reprint A comparison of online versus workbook delivery of a self-help positive parenting program
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, 4072, Australia
    J Prim Prev 35:125-33. 2014
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Predicting success in an online parenting intervention: The role of child, parent, and family factors
    Cassandra K Dittman
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland
    J Fam Psychol 28:236-43. 2014
    ..The implications of the findings for the provision of online parenting support are discussed. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2014 APA, all rights reserved). ..
  43. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the efficacy of a triple p-positive parenting program podcast series
    Alina Morawska
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 35:128-37. 2014
    ..However, such programs typically have limited population reach. The current study aimed to evaluate the efficacy of a brief radio series that provided parenting advice based on the Triple P-Positive Parenting Program...
  44. ncbi request reprint Parenting and Family Adjustment Scales (PAFAS): validation of a brief parent-report measure for use in assessment of parenting skills and family relationships
    Matthew R Sanders
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, 4072, Australia
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 45:255-72. 2014
    ..Potential uses of the measure and implications for future validation studies are discussed. ..
  45. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial evaluating a parenting program designed specifically for grandparents
    James N Kirby
    Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane 4072, Australia Electronic address
    Behav Res Ther 52:35-44. 2014
    ..Parents also reported significant reductions in child behavior problems, despite not participating in the program. Short-term effects were predominantly maintained at six-month follow-up. ..
  46. doi request reprint Childhood feeding difficulties: a randomized controlled trial of a group-based parenting intervention
    Michelle Adamson
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Queensland, Hervey Bay, Australia
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 34:293-302. 2013
    ..Behavioral techniques have shown considerable utility for difficult feeding, although large-scale studies of behavioral parenting interventions with typically developing young children, and in group formats, are limited...
  47. ncbi request reprint An outcome evaluation of the implementation of the Triple P-Positive Parenting Program in Hong Kong
    Cynthia Leung
    Education and Manpower Bureau, Hong Kong SAR
    Fam Process 42:531-44. 2003
    ..Implications of these findings for the use of Triple P with families of Chinese descent are discussed...
  48. ncbi request reprint Prevention of child behavior problems through universal implementation of a group behavioral family intervention
    Stephen R Zubrick
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, 855, West Perth, 6872, Western Australia, Australia
    Prev Sci 6:287-304. 2005
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Adopting a population-level approach to parenting and family support interventions
    Ronald J Prinz
    Department of Psychology, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 27:739-49. 2007
    ..The rationale, structure, and goals of the Triple P System Population Trial are described in the context of the aforementioned population framework...
  50. ncbi request reprint Does the triple P-Positive Parenting Program provide value for money?
    Cathrine Mihalopoulos
    Program Evaluation Unit, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:239-46. 2007
    ....
  51. doi request reprint The efficacy of the Triple P-Positive Parenting Program in improving parenting and child behavior: a comparison with two other treatment conditions
    Guy Bodenmann
    Institute for Family Research and Counseling, University of Fribourg, Rue de Faucigny 2, CH 1700 Fribourg, Switzerland
    Behav Res Ther 46:411-27. 2008
    ..However, in men only a few significant results were found. Positive effects of the relationship training (CCET) were somewhat lower than those for the Triple P. These findings are further discussed...
  52. ncbi request reprint Behavioral family intervention for children with developmental disabilities and behavioral problems
    Clare Roberts
    School of Psychology, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 35:180-93. 2006
    ..All effects were maintained at 6-month follow-up...