All parents who were interviewed two months or more after they had completed the programme reported that their relationships with their children had improved; Canterbury Christ Church University, 2012.
University of Warwick, 2014.
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This graph shows the average improvement that parents make on each dimension of the TOPSE by the final session of the Parent Gym programme.
Parents who have been through the programme show statistically significant improvements on every dimension of the TOPSE.
The TOPSE is a tool to measure parenting self-efficacy developed by the Centre for Research in Primary and Community Care at the University of Hertfordshire. See www.topse.org.uk for more details.
Statistics from research carried out by the University of Hertfordshire, 2014
% of parents rating sessions as Very Good or Excellent
Parent Gym Parent Feedback, 2010-2017
% of parents who would recommend the sessions to others