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ERIC Number: EJ917135
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 9
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0013-1172
Group Counseling: Techniques for Teaching Social Skills to Students with Special Needs
Stephens, Derk; Jain, Sachin; Kim, Kioh
Education, v130 n3 p509-512 Win 2010
This paper examines literature that supports the use of group counseling techniques in the school setting to teach social skills to children and adolescents with special needs. From the review of this literature it was found that group counseling is a very effective way of addressing a variety of social skills problems that can be displayed by very differing populations within the school setting. The implications of this research for the school counselor are included, as well as some cautions to consider before applying group counseling to students in the schools.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A