ERIC Number: EJ304144
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Evaluation of a Parent-Training Manual for Reducing Children's Fear of the Dark.
Giebenhain, Jean E.; O'Dell, Stan L.
Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, v17 n1 p121-25 Spr 1984
A manual to teach parents how to help their six children (3-11 years old) overcome fear of the dark included desensitization, reinforcemnt, and verbal self-control statements. Data indicated that all children were sleeping all night with the rheostat set at criterion level or lower within two weeks after initiation of treatment. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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