ERIC Number: EJ547062
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
A Therapeutic Just Community for Troubled Girls.
Blakeney, Ronnie Ann; Blakeney, Charles David
Reclaiming Children and Youth: Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Problems, v5 n3 p163-66,172 Fall 1996
Describes a residential- and day-treatment center that operates as a "Therapeutic Just Community" designed to support the moral development of girls with serious emotional disturbances. Students are involved in creating community, making rules, and developing self-discipline. Explores the moral meaning of misbehavior and describes discipline and treatment methods. (Author/RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special theme issue on "Kids and Conscience."