ERIC Number: EJ604567
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
The Therapeutic Effects of Altruism.
Reclaiming Children and Youth: Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Problems, v8 n2 p92-3 Sum 1999
Research and experience has shown that allowing children and youth to feel that they are contributing members of their communities, they are less likely to exhibit rebellious or delinquent behaviors. Describes three model programs that employ the principle of generosity as a key component of interventions for troubled children and youth. (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special topic: "Generosity and Altruism." For related articles, see CG 555 134-149.