In the program, both teenagers and a parent or guardian will be completing tests and/or questionnaires to help us evaluate the effectiveness of the program and to get a sense of participants’ progress. Each session is anticipated to be within the timeframe below, and will be arranged in consultation with each family, however the timetable may change. We will let participants know of any changes.
Those randomly allocated to offering 2
Have three testing sessions, individually scheduled:
April 22 – May 1, 2023
June 21 – July 2, 2023
August 19 – 27, 2023
Those randomly allocated to ‘treatment as usual’ control group and offering 3
Have five testing sessions, individually scheduled:
April 11 – 23, 2023
June 13 – 18, 2023
July 8 – 17, 2023
September 6 – 17, 2023
October 31 – November 12, 2023
* Those in offering #3 MUST also attend two testing sessions prior to their offering (see top row)
^The time commitment for each session does not include travel time or pick up and drop off.
NOTE: The above timetable is a draft version only and minor changes, such as the day of the week, may be made. We note however, that the general schedule for the program, including weekly group sessions, individual sessions, and testing, will run as shown above and commitment for this general timetable should be considered when applying.