ERIC Number: ED366875
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Student Behaviour Problems: Positive Initiatives and New Frontiers. Selected Papers from the National Conference (5th, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia, 1993).
Evans, David, Ed.; And Others
The following papers from a conference on emotional and behavioral problems of children and adolescents are presented: (1) "Eligibility and Need: Is There a Difference Between Being Disturbed and Being Disturbing?" (Howell); (2) "Prevention and Politics: Giving At-Risk Youth a Future" (Constable and Burton); (3) "The World of Cue: Non-verbal Behaviour in Teacher-Student Management" (Rogers); (4) "Characteristics of Conduct-Disordered Adolescents and Implications for Treatment Programs: Preliminary Research Findings" (Anning); (5) "Helping Homeless Kids Break the Transition Gap" (Corbitt); (6) "Quantifying Aberrant Behaviour: The Use of Psychological Instruments in Assessing Behaviour-Disordered Students" (Richardson); (7) "Improved Treatment Integrity with Performance Feedback in an Early Intervention Program" (Arco); (8) "Black Dot - White Square: Managing Stress" (Rogers); (9) "A System-wide Approach to Changing Attitudes Towards the Acceptability of Bullying or Harassment in Schools and Reducing its Prevalence" (Griffiths); (10) "Bullying: A School Focus" (Hyndman and Thorsburne); (11) "A Comparative Analysis of Withdrawal and Outreach Services for Primary School Children Exhibiting Moderate to Severe Behaviour Problems" (Strong, Ralph, and Vaughan); (12) "Helping Kids by Helping the Parents" (Laurie and Collings); (13) "Attribution, Behaviour, Life Skills Education (ABLE): A Program for Underachieving Gifted Adolescent Girls" (Mason, Hay, and McMeniman); (14) "Looking into Classrooms: What a Research Study Found about Assertive Discipline" (Nicholls); (15)"Mirrors and Mountaintops: Enhancement Skills for Wilderness Programs" (Handley); (16) "Training Children and Adolescents in the Skills of Interpersonal Conflict Resolution: A Developmental Theory and Training Strategy" (Wilkins); (17) "The Power-Caring Balance: Can Ecology Help Us Understand the Behaviour of Troubled Children?" (Olsen); (18) "Alternative Programs to Help Behaviour Disordered Adolescents in Their Regular High Schools" (Cragg and Collings); (19) "Teaching the Hard to Teach: Effective Teaching with Difficult Students" (Tender); (20) "Project Turnaround: Addressing the Problems of Youth at Risk: A Critical View" (Walters and Palmer); (21) "Attitude and Behaviour Change in Young People: An Evaluation of Project Turnaround" (Halsey); (22) "Taming Anger" (Frew); (23)"Berengarra School" (Lewis and Candy); (24) "The Andrew Relph School: Ten Years of Assisting Young Adolescents with Emotionally Based School Problems" (Boultwood, Wheatley, and Gardiner); and (25) "Whole School Effective Discipline Approach at Lawrence Hargrave SSP" (Klein, Rapp, Mason, Rayment, Deacon, Lee, and Nould). (NB)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Behavior Modification, Behavior Problems, Children, Counseling Techniques, Elementary School Students, Elementary Secondary Education, Emotional Problems, Foreign Countries, School Role, Secondary School Students, Youth Problems
Australian Council for Educational Research, Ltd., Radford House, Frederick St., Hawthorn, Victoria 3122, Australia.
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Australian Council for Educational Research, Hawthorn.