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Stevens, Holly; Wilkerson, Kevin – Professional School Counseling, 2010
This article offers a comprehensive literature review of Developmental Assets[TM], defined as the positive building blocks that all children and adolescents need to succeed. The article examines the usefulness of the Developmental Assets for a comprehensive, developmental, and strengths-based school counseling program. A crosswalk comparing the…
Descriptors: Counseling Services, National Standards, School Counseling, School Counselors
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Weigel, Daniel J.; Lowman, Jennifer L.; Martin, Sally S. – Early Child Development and Care, 2007
In this paper, we examine the influences of two settings--home and child care--on the development of children's speaking and listening skills before they begin formal schooling. We propose that a developmental assets approach, one that focuses on strengths of these settings, can help our understanding of the development of young children's…
Descriptors: Language Skills, Preschool Children, Listening Skills, Language Acquisition
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Short, Jennifer L.; Russell-Mayhew, Shelly – International Journal for the Advancement of Counselling, 2009
In this paper, the authors provide an overview of the research literature on resiliency in adolescents. We explore the history of resiliency as it relates to the health and well-being of adolescents, identify common themes, provide a description of resilient youth, and introduce the developmental assets framework. To provide counsellors with an…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Personality Traits, Well Being, Counseling Techniques
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Becker, Emily Ann; Watry-Christian, Meghan; Simmons, Amanda; Van Eperen, Ashleigh – Journal of Occupational Therapy, Schools & Early Intervention, 2016
This review explores the evidence in support of using video modeling for teaching children with autism. The process of implementing video modeling, the use of various perspectives, and a wide range of target skills are addressed. Additionally, several helpful clinician resources including handheld device applications, books, and websites are…
Descriptors: Occupational Therapy, Modeling (Psychology), Video Technology, Children
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Tolan, Patrick; Ross, Katherine; Arkin, Nora; Godine, Nikki; Clark, Erin – Applied Developmental Science, 2016
Positive development models shift focus for intervention from avoiding problems, deficits, or psychopathology to promoting skills, assets, and psychological well-being as the critical interests in development and intervention. The field can be characterized as multiple parallel lines of empirical inquiry from four frameworks: Social Competence,…
Descriptors: Intervention, Skill Development, Well Being, Interpersonal Competence
Eccles, Jacquelynne, Ed.; Gootman, Jennifer Appleton, Ed. – 2002
This report is the product of a 2-year project during which the Committee on Community-Level Programs for Youth, a 15-member panel, evaluated and integrated the current science on adolescent health and development with research and findings regarding program design, implementation, and evaluation of community programs for youth. It highlights…
Descriptors: Adolescent Development, Community Programs, Financial Support, Program Effectiveness
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Rourke, Byron P.; Tsatsanis, Katherine D. – Topics in Language Disorders, 1996
This discussion of speech and language development in individuals with nonverbal learning disabilities (NLD) reviews NLD assets, deficits, and dynamics; the white matter model; manifestations of NLD in neurological dysfunction; psycholinguistic dimensions of NLD in terms of language content, form, and use; developmental considerations in NLD; and…
Descriptors: Cognitive Processes, Elementary Secondary Education, Etiology, Language Acquisition
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Suchinsky, Richard T. – NASPA Journal, 1982
Discusses the problems of women who return to college late in life, and the developmental tasks they face. Suggests student personnel staff be aware of their different motivations, assets, problems, and changing roles. Reports two case studies illustrating the particular problems these students present. (JAC)
Descriptors: Adult Students, Case Studies, Displaced Homemakers, Females
Jenkins, Bess G. – 1991
In response to a legislative requirement, Redlands Community College (RCC) initiated a requirement in 1991 for students to take the Assessment of Skills for Successful Entry and Transfer (ASSET) test. The only exemptions were for those students enrolling in fewer than 6 hours of classes and not taking either English Composition or a college-level…
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Developmental Studies Programs, Educational Testing, High Risk Students
Wood, Mary M.; Brendtro, Larry K.; Fecser, Frank A.; Nichols, Polly – 1999
This monograph provides an introduction to psychoeducational theory in the education of students with emotional and/or behavioral disorders (E/BD). An introduction reviews the history of the psychoeducational approach and stresses the need to put this theory, as well as others, into practice. Chapter 1 compares and integrates six psychoeducational…
Descriptors: Educational Practices, Educational Principles, Educational Therapy, Elementary Secondary Education
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Moss, Nancy E.; Abramowitz, Stephen I. – Journal of Marriage and the Family, 1982
Proposes an interdisciplinary conceptual foundation for studying parental heritage. Defines parental heritage as the intentional transmission of valued psychological and material assets from parent to child. Suggests advances in the realm of parental heritage are dependent on clarification of the complex interactions among such sociohistorical,…
Descriptors: Adult Development, Economic Factors, Economic Opportunities, Family Relationship