ERIC Number: EJ231633
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-May
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Social-Skills Training with Institutionalized Elderly: Effects of Precounseling Structuring and Overlearning on Skill Acquisition and Transfer.
Lopez, Martita A.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v27 n3 p286-93 May 1980
Results indicate: (1) medium overlearning enhances skill transfer; (2) high overlearning decreases skill acquisition and transfer; and (3) precounseling structuring has no effect on acquisition or transfer. The method evaluated is effective in teaching social skills to institutionalized elderly. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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