ERIC Number: EJ553487
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
The Therapeutic Power of Kindness.
Long, Nicholas J.
Reclaiming Children and Youth: Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Problems, v5 n4 p242-46 Win 1997
Defines kindness in practical terms and describes its potency in changing troubled youth. Gives examples of kindness exhibited by professionals who work with children and why students initially resist acts of staff kindness. Discusses feature of kindness, such as protection and forgiveness, and the benefits of kindness. (RJM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special theme issue on "Mending Broken Spirits."