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ERIC Number: EJ379598
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Folk Hero Modeling Therapy for Puerto Rican Adolescents.
Costantino, Guiseppe; And Others
Journal of Adolescence, v11 n2 p155-65 Jun 1988
Describes development of a new modality for Puerto Rican adolescents which presents Puerto Rican folk heros and heroines in modeling therapy targeted towards enhancing adolescents' pride in their ethnic heritage. Evaluation of therapy using 21 adolescents indicated subjects increased in self-disclosure and self-confidence, gained pride, learned adaptive mechanisms, and enjoyed learning about famous Puerto Ricans. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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