Coping Skills Interventions for Children and Adolescents / Edition 1

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For school psychologists, counselors, social workers, and teachers, this volume presents a wide range of coping skills interventions for helping children learn how to handle everyday stress and better deal with academic, interpersonal, and physical demands both in and out of the classroom. In addition, it includes specific techniques for promoting change and evaluating results.

Techniques for improving skills in relaxation, social problem-solving, assertiveness, self-control, stress mgmt.

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"Forman has assembled the most comprehensive literature on coping skills interventions for children and adolescents currently extraordinarily valuable resource." —Thomas R. Kratochwill, professor, Department of Educational Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781555424930
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 11/16/1992
  • Series: Jossey-Bass Education Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 216
  • Sales rank: 1,154,031
  • Product dimensions: 9.21 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 0.63 (d)

Table of Contents

Stress and Coping in Children and Adolescents.

Learning to Relax.

Facilitating Social Problem Solving.

Improving Social Interactions.

Acquiring Assertiveness Skills.

Using Self-Instruction Techniques.

Decreasing Irrational Beliefs.

Developing Stress-Reducing Thought Patterns.

Changing Beliefs About Success and Failure.

Promoting Behavioral Self-Control.

Prevention Applications.

Successful Implementation.

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