Condition category
Mental and Behavioural Disorders
Date applied
09/01/2006
Date assigned
09/01/2006
Last edited
17/09/2008
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

http://www.psy.vu.nl/spelregels

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Dr Miranda Witvliet

ORCID ID

Contact details

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Department of Clinical Psychology
P.O. Box 7057
Almere
1007 MB
Netherlands
+31 (0)20 5988767
m.witvliet@psy.vu.nl

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

EMGO no.: WC 2005-042; NTR512

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

The two tested interventions (Good Behaviour Game and parent management training) will cause a decrease in aggression, victimisation, disruptive behaviour, anxiety and depression in elementary school children.

Ethics approval

Ethics approval received from the local medical ethics committees

Study design

Randomised controlled parallel group trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Prevention

Patient information sheet

Condition

Psychiatric, mental disorders/illness

Intervention

47 school classes in the Netherlands are included. Children from these school classes receive:
1. The Good Behaviour Game (GBG) - a universal classroom intervention developed for the prevention of disruptive behaviour and the promotion of pro-social behaviour. Children in elementary school classes receive the GBG several times a week during two school years.
2. The GBG at school, the parents receive Opvoeden & Zo - a universal parent management training. Parents receive the training once during 6 sessions of 2 hours.
3. No GBG and the parents do not receive the parent training Opvoeden & Zo

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Decrease of disruptive behaviour

Secondary outcome measures

Effect of interventions on development of anxiety, depression and victimisation.

Overall trial start date

01/03/2004

Overall trial end date

01/07/2009

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

The Good Behaviour Game and the parent management training (Opvoeden & Zo) are universal preventive interventions. Therefore, there are no inclusion or exclusion criteria.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Other

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

850

Participant exclusion criteria

The Good Behaviour Game and the parent management training (Opvoeden & Zo) are universal preventive interventions. Therefore, there are no inclusion or exclusion criteria.

Recruitment start date

01/03/2004

Recruitment end date

01/07/2009

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Netherlands

Trial participating centre

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Almere
1007 MB
Netherlands

Sponsor information

Organisation

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (The Netherlands)

Sponsor details

FPP and Clinical Psychology Departments
P.O. Box 7057
Amsterdam
1007 MB
Netherlands

Sponsor type

University/education

Website

Funders

Funder type

Research organisation

Funder name

The Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development (ZonMw) (The Netherlands)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes