ERIC Number: EJ556940
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Approaching Child Abuse Treatment from the Perspective of Empathy.
Wiehe, Vernon R.
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v21 n12 p1191-1204 Dec 1997
Describes the role of empathy in psychosocial functioning and in the effective parenting of children. The need for empathy training to be a core component in treatment strategies with abusive parents is discussed and approaches to empathy training are suggested, including taking perspectives, emotional replication, and response decision. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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