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ERIC Number: EJ485980
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-1064-7023
Empowering Aggressive Youth to Change.
Tierney, Jeff; And Others
Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Problems, v2 n1 p41-45 Spr 1993
Describes Boys Town model which, grounded in research on development and dynamics of aggression, targets seven critical skills for creating safe, positive treatment environments that empower aggressive youth to change. Discusses these skills: relationship building components; praise and differential reinforcement; behavioral specificity; meaningful rationales; effective consequences; role play and rehearsal; and nonaversive crisis intervention. (NB)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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