ERIC Number: EJ813621
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 2
Alternatives to Punishment: Words and Ice
Valore, Thomas G.; Siemen, Kenneth A.
Reclaiming Children and Youth: The Journal of Strength-based Interventions, v12 n2 p93-97 Sum 2003
Alternative programs need to offer troubled and troubling students alternatives to punishment, expedient control, and rejection. This article demonstrates how the alternatives of building trusting relationships and effective, empathic communication can provide the re-education to improve a child's life.
Descriptors: Trust (Psychology), Punishment, Empathy, Rejection (Psychology), Interpersonal Relationship, Behavior Problems, Emotional Disturbances, Transfer of Training, Residential Care, Crisis Intervention, Counseling Techniques
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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