ERIC Number: EJ411466
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Assessing Severity in Behavior Disorders: Empirically Based Criteria.
Clarizio, Harvey F.
Psychology in the Schools, v27 n1 p5-15 Jan 1990
Reviews research on major behavior disorders in children for school psychologists who are required to evaluate severity of such disorders. Review suggests five criteria by which severity of children's behavior disorders can be evaluated: age of onset, number of settings in which problem occurs, number of coexisting disorders, pattern of problem, and frequency or density of problem. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Guides - General
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