ERIC Number: EJ313107
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Behavioral Treatment of Children's Fears and Phobias: A Review.
Morris, Richard J.; Kratochwill, Thomas R.
School Psychology Review, v14 n1 p84-93 Win 1985
An overview of the behaviorally-oriented fear reduction methods for children is presented. Systematic desensitization and related procedures, flooding-related therapies, contingency management approaches, modeling procedures, and self-control methods are discussed after reviewing normative and prevalence data regarding children's fears. Research supporting the efficacy of these procedures is also discussed. (Author/DWH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Flooding (Psychology); Phobia Treatment
Note: Based on a paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy (16th, Los Angeles, CA, November, 1982).