What risk and protective factors does the Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) target?

According to Blueprints for Healthy Youth Development, the Triple P program targets the following risk and protective factors:  

Protective Factors Targeted for an Increase

  • Coping Skills
  • Attachment to Parents
  • Non-violent discipline
  • Parent Social Support

Risk Factors Targeted for a Decrease

  • Family conflict/violence
  • Parent Stress
  • Poor Family Management
  • Psychological Aggression/Discipline
  • Violent Discipline