ERIC Number: EJ611279
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Using Positive Peer Reporting To Improve the Social Interactions and Acceptance of Socially Isolated Adolescents in Residential Care: A Systematic Replication.
Bowers, Frank E.; Woods, Douglas W.; Carlyon, William D.; Friman, Patrick C.
Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, v33 n2 p239-42 Sum 2000
A study investigated how rewarding youth in residential care for publicly reporting positive social behavior influenced the social interactions and acceptance of four adolescent males with antisocial behavior. The intervention resulted in substantial improvement in social interactions by the previously isolated peers. Peer acceptance ratings improved for two participants. (Contains five references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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