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ERIC Number: EJ275908
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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Overcoming Learned Helplessness in Elderly Clients: Skills Training for Service Providers.
Priddy, J. Michael; And Others
Educational Gerontology, v8 n5 p507-18 Sep-Oct 1982
Relates the theory of learned helplessness to the losses of aging, and describes a brief experiential training program for service providers, teaching interpersonal skills useful in working with the depressed elderly. Focuses on reducing helplessness by allowing the elderly to have impact within the counseling interaction. (RC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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