Defiant Children, Second Edition: A Clinician's Manual for Assessment and Parent Training / Edition 2

Defiant Children, Second Edition: A Clinician's Manual for Assessment and Parent Training / Edition 2

by Russell A. Barkley
     
 

This remarkably clear and effective manual includes, in a single 8½" x 11" volume, an introduction and thorough clinical guide to Barkley's 10-session parent training program. Practitioners learn proven techniques for helping parents to understand their child’s misbehavior, motivate their child and increase compliance, decrease disruptive behavior,

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Overview

This remarkably clear and effective manual includes, in a single 8½" x 11" volume, an introduction and thorough clinical guide to Barkley's 10-session parent training program. Practitioners learn proven techniques for helping parents to understand their child’s misbehavior, motivate their child and increase compliance, decrease disruptive behavior, establish proper disciplinary systems without corporal punishment, and improve school behavior with a home-based reward system.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781572301238
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
03/14/1997
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
8.86(w) x 10.94(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents


Introduction
I. Prerequisite Information for Using the Program
1. The Rationale for the Program
2. Clinical Assessment of Defiant Children
3. Practical Considerations in Parent Training
4. An Overview of the Parent Training Program
II. Guidelines for Therapists in Conducting Each Step of the Program
*Step 1: Why Children Misbehave
*Step 2: Pay Attention!
*Step 3: Increasing Compliance and Independent Play
*Step 4: When Praise Is Not Enough: Poker Chips and Points
*Step 5: Time Out! and Other Disciplinary Methods
*Step 6: Extending Time Out to Other Misbehavior
*Step 7: Anticipating Problems: Managing Children in Public Places
*Step 8: Improving School Behavior from Home: The Daily School Behavior Report Card
*Step 9: Handling Future Behavior Problems
*Step 10: Booster Session and Follow-Up Meetings
III. Assessment Materials
*General Instructions for Completing the Questionnaires (Form 1)
*Child and Family Information Form (Form 2)
*Developmental and Medical History Form (Form 3)
*Disruptive Behavior Disorders Rating Scale--Parent Form (Form 4) *Disruptive Behavior Disorders Rating Scale--Teacher Form (Form 5)
*Home Situations Questionnaire (Form 6)
*School Situations Questionnaire (Form 7)
*How to Prepare for Your Child's Evaluation (Form 8)
*Clinical Interview--Parent Report Form (Form 9)
*Adult Behavior Rating Scale--Self-Report of Current Behavior (Form 10) *Adult Behavior Rating Scale--Self-Report of Childhood Behavior (Form 11) IV. Parent Handouts for Steps 1- 10
* Step 1: Profiles of Child and Parent Characteristics
* Family Problems Inventory
* Step 2: Paying Attention to Your Child's Good Play Behavior
* Step 3: Paying Attention to Your Child's Compliance
* Giving Effective Commands
* Attending to Independent Play
* Step 4: The Home Poker Child/Point System
* Step 5: Time Out!
* Step 7: Anticipating Problems--Managing Children in Public Places
* Step 8: Using a Daily School Behavior Report Card
* Step 9: Managing Future Behavior Problems

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