ERIC Number: EJ616109
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
"I Don't Have To Take That!" A Taxonomy of the Abuse of Reality.
Walker, Bridget; Long, Nicholas J.; Brendtro, Larry K.
Reclaiming Children and Youth: Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Problems, v9 n1 p45-50 Spr 2000
Article describes "Reality Rub" Life Space Crisis Intervention that was used to untangle a problem caused when a youth attributed hostile intentions to innocuous comments by a peer. This incident helps explain the taxonomy of processes that can lead students to distort social perception and cognition. This abuse of reality is seen when a student denies conditions of realty. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Topic: "Healing Racism." For related articles, see CG 556 076-087.