ERIC Number: EJ573571
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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The Relationship between Program Restrictiveness and Youth Behavior Problems.
Handwerk, Michael L.; Friman, Patrick C.; Mott, Mariam A.; Stairs, Jayne M.
Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders, v6 n3 p170-79 Fall 1998
A study of 83 children (ages 10-18) with behavior disorders in seven types of programs (parent training programs, outpatient clinic, family preservation programs, treatment foster care, residential group home, acute-care shelter, and inpatient psychiatric hospital) found a high level of correspondence between program restrictiveness and severity of behavior problems. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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