Programs that Work
Coping Power Program
Healthy and Safe Children
Youths not using alcohol, tobacco, or illegal drugs
Children and youth not engaging in violent behavior or displaying serious conduct problems
Age of Child
Middle Childhood (9-12)
Type of Setting
Type of Service
Type of Outcome Addressed
Substance Use and Dependence
Evidence Level (What does this mean?)
Other Reviewed Programs
The Coping Power Program is an aggression prevention program that focuses on contextual parenting processes that can potentially play a role in the development and escalation of behavior problems and also focuses on children's sequential cognitive processing. The program targets children ages 9 to 11 with group sessions for both children and parents.
The Coping Power Program has not yet been thoroughly reviewed by PPN, but preliminary review suggests it may be effective at improving outcomes for the indicators listed above.
This program is highly regarded by other credible organizations and reviews of the program can be found online at the websites listed below: