ERIC Number: EJ475931
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
The Case for Interaction Skills Training in the Context of Tutoring as a Preventive Mental Health Intervention in Schools.
Strayhorn, Joseph M., Jr.; And Others
Behavioral Disorders, v19 n1 p11-26 Nov 1993
This article suggests that, because a hostile environment is associated with the development of mental and behavioral disorders, a restructuring of the schools to incorporate ongoing nurturing and academic training of younger students by older students would develop important psychological skills and thereby prevent mental and behavioral disorders. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Behavioral Disorders in Young Children.