Handbook of Parent Training: Parents as Co-Therapists for Children's Behavior Problems

Handbook of Parent Training: Parents as Co-Therapists for Children's Behavior Problems

by Charles E. Schaefer
     
 

Handbook of Parent Training is a practical, comprehensive guide for professionals who work with troubled children and their parents. The text uses an innovative approach, drawing upon elements of behavior modification and relationship enhancement with the aim of training parents to be co-therapists. It examines all the skills necessary to make parents agents

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Handbook of Parent Training is a practical, comprehensive guide for professionals who work with troubled children and their parents. The text uses an innovative approach, drawing upon elements of behavior modification and relationship enhancement with the aim of training parents to be co-therapists. It examines all the skills necessary to make parents agents of positive change in their children's lives, such as didactic instructions, training models, and role playing. Various child disorders are examined and discussed, as well as practical methods of establishing a successful parent-therapist partnership.

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A comprehensive, practical guide to adapting parent training to specific childhood disorders. The 15 programs outlined herein are based on a "differential therapeutics" approach and have been tailor- made for a variety of problems, including fears and phobias, noncompliance and conduct disorders, developmental disabilities, sleep disturbances, and habit disorders. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471628743
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/28/1989
Series:
Wiley Series on Personality Processes Series, #137
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
6.41(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.63(d)

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