The Dyadic Parent-Child Interaction Coding System (DPICS) is a system that assesses parent-child interactions. The instrument can be used to measure ongoing progress as well as pre- and post-treatment outcomes. The DPICS can be completed in under an hour without video equipment.
Free: Eyberg, Sheila, and Elizabeth Robinson. 1981. “DYADIC PARENT-CHILD INTERACTION CODING SYSTEM: A MANUAL.” University of Washington: The Parenting Clinic. http://www.incredibleyears.com/download/research/dpics-manual.pdf.
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Eyberg, Sheila, and Elizabeth Robinson. 1981. “DYADIC PARENT-CHILD INTERACTION CODING SYSTEM: A MANUAL.” University of Washington: The Parenting Clinic. http://www.incredibleyears.com/download/research/dpics-manual.pdf.
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Robinson, Elizabeth A., and Sheila M. Eyberg. 1981. “The Dyadic Parent-Child Interaction Coding System: Standardization and Validation.” Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 49 (2): 245–50.