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ERIC Number: EJ440721
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-006X
Promoting Competent Young People in Competence-Enhancing Environments: A Systems-Based Perspective on Primary Prevention.
Weissberg, Roger P.; And Others
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v59 n6 p830-41 Dec 1991
Reviews successful family-, school-, and community-based prevention efforts aimed at reducing incidence and severity of children's psychosocial problems. Notes that high-quality, comprehensive, competence-promotion programs that focus on both children and their socializing environments represent the state of the art in prevention. See establishment of enduring, effective preventive interventions as requiring increased attention to program design, implementation, and institutionalization. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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