ERIC Number: EJ587208
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Importance of Therapist Use of Social Reinforcement with Parents as a Model for Parent-Child Relationships: An Example with Parent-Child Interaction Therapy.
Borrego, Joaquin, Jr.; Urquiza, Anthony J.
Child & Family Behavior Therapy, v20 n4 p27-54 1998
Examines the therapeutic relationship in parent/child therapy by using social reinforcement with parents and children as it relates to Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT). Discusses the role of social reinforcement, the importance of therapist accuracy and consistency, and the therapist-to-parent-to-child sequential chain of behaviors. Presents suggestions for future empirical studies. (Author/MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A