ERIC Number: EJ818834
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 39
Solution-Focused Therapy: Strength-Based Counseling for Children with Social Phobia
George, Cindy M.
Journal of Humanistic Counseling, Education and Development, v47 n2 p144 Fall 2008
Solution-focused therapy is proposed as an effective strength-based model for children with social phobia. Social phobia is described along with the etiology and prevailing treatment approaches. A case illustration demonstrates the application of solution-focused therapy with a child who experienced social phobia. Implications for counseling and recommendations for research are discussed.
Descriptors: Counseling Techniques, Fear, Anxiety, Etiology, Case Studies, Children, Psychotherapy, Mental Disorders, Social Influences, Interpersonal Competence, Psychological Patterns, Coping
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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