ERIC Number: EJ621424
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Primary Prevention with Children at Risk for Emotional or Behavioral Disorders: Data on a Universal Intervention for Head Start Classrooms.
Serna, Loretta; Nielsen, Elizabeth; Lambros, Katina; Forness, Steven
Behavioral Disorders, v26 n1 p70-84 Nov 2000
A classroom-wide intervention on direction following, sharing, and problem solving was embedded in a story and song format for 53 Head Start children. Results indicate significant improvements for participants on adaptive behaviors, social interaction, and attentional measures. Children at risk for behavior disorders either significantly improved or maintained pre-intervention functioning. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Project Head Start
Note: Special Issue: Assessing and Addressing Problems in Children Enrolled in Head Start.