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ERIC Number: EJ442630
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-006X
Social Competence Promotion with Inner-City and Suburban Young Adolescents: Effects on Social Adjustment and Alcohol Use.
Caplan, Marlene; And Others
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v60 n1 p56-63 Feb 1992
Assessed impact of school-based social competence training on skills, social adjustment, and self-reported substance use of 282 sixth and seventh graders. Found positive training effects on subjects' skills in handling interpersonal problems and coping with anxiety. Teacher ratings revealed improvements in subjects' constructive conflict resolution with peers, impulse control, and popularity. Self-report ratings indicated gains in problem-solving efficacy. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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