ERIC Number: EJ629100
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Combining the Old and the New To Help Adolescents: Individual Psychology and Adventure-based Counseling.
Glass, J. Scott; Myers, Jane E.
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v23 n2 p104-14 Apr 2001
Adventure-based Counseling (ABC), and in particular low-element challenge courses (LECC), are group-oriented programs that help participants learn to share responsibility, develop cooperative problem-solving skills, and increase self-confidence and well-being. Proposes that an intentional combination of the two programs offers a unique opportunity to help adolescents-especially delinquent youth-achieve positive therapeutic outcomes. (Contains 28 references.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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