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ERIC Number: EJ026081
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1970
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Utilization of Volunteer Aides in a Helping Relationship with Children
Smith, Donald C.
J Sch Psychol, 8, 3, 202-207, F '70
Describes intervention program in which unpaid, untrained, and minimally supervised volunteers served in a one to one helping relationship with children manifesting behavioral problems. Although the program failed to have a substantial overall therapeutic impact, children displaying a high incidence of inadequate immature" behavior showed marked improvements. The level of therapeutic conditions ( warmth and empathy") provided by volunteers was low. (Author)
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