Managing the Defiant Child PDF ePub eBook

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Managing the Defiant Child free pdf Childhood defiance - the most common complaint of parents seeking professional help for their children - exerts a tremendous amount of wear and tear on families. This video brings to life a proven approach to behaviour management and shows clinicians, school practitioners, parents and students how enhanced parenting skills can improve the parent-child relationship. Viewers see vignettes from actual parent training sessions and hear group leader Dr. Gwen Edwards discuss concepts of child management- outline principles of managing defiant behaviour- and review progress with group participants. Commentary provides a picture of why interactions with children are a "two-way street", effective incentive systems for motivating children and the crucial role of parent training. The manual serves as a mini-reference on parent training principles and methods. Selected behaviour management methods are reviewed. It concludes with lists of suggested readings and organizations that can serve as referral sources.

About Russell A. Barkley

Russell A. Barkley, PhD, ABPP, ABCN, is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Barkley has published numerous books and five assessment scales, plus more than 260 scientific articles and book chapters on ADHD, executive functioning, and childhood defiance. He is also the editor of the newsletter The ADHD Report. A frequent conference presenter and speaker who is widely cited in the national media, he is past president of the Section on Clinical Child Psychology (the former Division 12) of the American Psychological Association, and of the International Society for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychopathology. His website is www.russellbarkley.org.

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Author : Russell A. Barkley
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Data Published : 19 November 1997
ISBN : 1572302488
EAN : 9781572302488
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 28 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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