ERIC Number: EJ621027
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Modifying Children's Responses to Unsecured Firearms and Modifying the Keeping and Storage of Firearms in Families of Elementary School Children: A Possible Role for Child Behavior Therapy.
Vacha, Edward F.; McLaughlin, T. F.
Child & Family Behavior Therapy, v22 n2 p21-31 2000
Article outlines potential strategies for reducing the disproportionate rate of firearm accidents among low-income children. Suggests this problem stems from risky gun storage practices that are in response to high rates of victimization and fear of crime. Discusses the role that child behavior therapy can have in reducing the risk of firearm injury. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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