Skillstreaming the Elementary School Child

Author: Ellen McGinnis
Publisher: Research PressPub
ISBN: 0878226559
Release Date: 2011-08-01
Genre: Education

Skillstreaming the elementary school child employs a four-part training approach: modeling, role-playing, performance feedback, and generalization which teach essential prosocial skills to elementary-age children. This book provides a complete description of the Skillstreaming program with instructions for teaching 60 prosocial skills.

Skillstreaming Children and Youth with High Functioning Autism

Author: Ellen McGinnis
Publisher:
ISBN: 0878226834
Release Date: 2016-10-03
Genre:

This new guide employs Skillstreaming's evidence-based four-part training approach--modeling, role-playing, performance feedback, and generalization--to teach prosocial skills in a small-group context. The book includes a total of 80 skills specifically tailored to the needs of learners with high-functioning autism and related disorders.The introduction offers a framework for understanding high-functioning autism disorders, defines unique characteristics of this population, and emphasizes the role of individualized coaching and the assistance of supportive peers in helping these learners meet their unique challenges. The remainder of the book presents skills and related materials.

Skillstreaming the Elementary School Child

Author: Ellen McGinnis
Publisher: Research Press
ISBN: 087822372X
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Behavior modification

This newly revised book is divided into five skill groups: classroom survival skills, friendship-making skills, dealing with feelings, alternatives to aggression, and dealing with stress.Within these skill groups the authors provide strategies for teaching 60 specific prosocial skills, such as asking for help, saying thank you, accepting consequences, using self-control, making a complaint, and dealing with group pressure.Appendices contain program evaluation forms and a 42-page annotated bibliography of Skillstreaming research.

Aggression Replacement Training

Author: Barry Glick
Publisher: Research Press
ISBN: 0878226370
Release Date: 2010-10-01
Genre: Education

Rev. ed. of: Aggression replacement training: a comprehensive intervention for aggressive youth / Arnold P. Goldstein, Barry Glick, John C. Gibbs. Rev. ed. c1998.

The Prepare Curriculum

Author: Arnold P. Goldstein
Publisher: Research Press
ISBN: 087822419X
Release Date: 1999-01-01
Genre: Self-Help

This well-researched manual has been significantly revised and expanded to include new and updated materials, procedures, and 93 supplementary exercises. The book is designed for use with middle school and high school students and can also be adapted for use with younger students. Prepare presents a series of 10 course-length interventions grouped into three areas: reducing aggression, reducing stress, and reducing prejudice. The 93 supplementary exercises involve games, role plays, reading and writing, drawing, brainstorming, group discussion, relaxation, tape recordings, photography, and other hands-on activities. The Prepare Curriculum examines important issues such as behavior management, assessment, motivation, and transfer and maintenance of skills.

Skillstreaming the Adolescent

Author: Ellen McGinnis
Publisher: Research PressPub
ISBN: 0878226532
Release Date: 2011-09-01
Genre: Education

This book explains how to set up adolescent groups, details core teaching procedures, and gives detailed instructions for teaching 50 prosocial skills essential for adolescents to learn. Skills are grouped in six categories: Beginning Social Skills, Advanced Social Skills, Skills for Dealing with Feelings, Skill Alternatives to Aggression, Skills for Dealing with Stress, and Planning Skills. Includes skill outlines with leader guidelines and homework reports for each skill, as well as reproducible assessment forms, checklists, and other student handouts. CD with printable forms is included.

Thinking Feeling Behaving

Author: Ann Vernon
Publisher: Research Press
ISBN: 0878225560
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Business & Economics

For grades 1-6. An essential resource for helping students learn to overcome irrational beliefs, negative feelings, and the negative consequences that may result. This 2006 revision is packed with 105 creative and easy-to-do activities 15 are new to this edition. The activities include games, stories, role plays, writing, drawing, and brainstorming. Each activity is identified by grade level and categorized into one of five important topic areas: Self- Acceptance; Feelings; Beliefs and Behavior; Problem Solving and Decision Making; and Interpersonal Relationships. Thinking, Feeling, Behaving is an emotional education curriculum based on the principles of Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy. It can be used in classroom or small group settings.

Tools for Teaching Social Skills in School

Author: Michele Hensley
Publisher: Boys Town Press
ISBN: 9781889322643
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Education

This book targets 28 social skills including following instructions, staying on task, working with others, accepting criticism, listening, ignoring distractions, making a good choice, sharing, and showing respect. It includes lesson plans, reproducible skill pages, techniques and examples for 'blending' the teaching of social skills into academic lessons, ideas for using bulletin board displays to motivate and monitor behaviour, and strategies for increasing parental support.

Skillstreaming in Early Childhood

Author: Ellen McGinnis
Publisher: Research Press
ISBN: 0878224491
Release Date: 2003-01-01
Genre: Education

McGinnis and Goldstein update their approach for developing prosocial skills, providing instructions for teaching 40 skills, as well as including checklists, resources, and an annotated research bibliography.

Skillstreaming in Early Childhood

Author: Ellen McGinnis
Publisher: Research PressPub
ISBN: 0878226540
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Education

This widely-acclaimed approach developed by the late Dr. Arnold P. Goldstein and colleagues is now in a larger format with reproducible skill outlines, skill homework reports, and program forms. Now includes forms CD. Skillstreaming in Early Childhood employs a four-part training approach: modeling, role-playing, performance feedback, and generalization, to teach essential prosocial skills to preschool and kindergarten-age children. This book provides a complete description of the Skillstreaming program, with instructions for teaching 40 prosocial skills. Chapters on effective Skillstreaming arrangements, Skillstreaming teaching procedures, refining skill use, teaching for skill generalization, managing behavior problems, Skillstreaming in the school context, and more. Skill outlines are handy one-page summaries for each skill, including skill steps, guidelines for skill instruction, and suggested situations for modeling displays. Homework reports list skill steps and guide students in practicing the skills and evaluating skill use outside the Skillstreaming group.

Skillstreaming the Adolescent Skill Cards

Author: Arnold P. Goldstein
Publisher:
ISBN: 0878223886
Release Date: 1997-07-01
Genre:

Convenient 3 5 cue cards for student use during role plays and homework assignments. The cards list the behavioral steps for each of the 50 skills contained in the Skillstreaming book. Eight cards are provided for each skill.

Taking Part

Author: Gwendolyn Cartledge
Publisher: Research Press
ISBN: 0878226133
Release Date: 2009-01-01
Genre: Education

This curriculum provides step-by-step strategies and activities for teaching 33 skills that are essential to children┬┐s social development. Animal characters/puppets are used to introduce the skills and to help in various practice and maintenance activities. Skill lessons are divided into six units: Making Conversation, Communicating Feelings, Expressing Oneself, Cooperating with Peers, Playing with Peers, Responding to Aggression, and Conflict. The accompanying CD provides printable PDFs of all the forms needed.

Handbook of Private Practice

Author: Steven Walfish
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780190272173
Release Date: 2017-03-13
Genre: Psychology

Handbook of Private Practice is the premier resource for mental health clinicians, covering all aspects of developing and maintaining a successful private practice. Written for graduate students considering the career path of private practice, professionals wanting to transition into private practice, and current private practitioners who want to improve their practice, this book combines the overarching concepts needed to take a mental health practice (whether solo or in a group) from inception, through its lifespan. From envisioning your practice, to accounting and bookkeeping, hiring staff, managing the practice, and running the business of the practice, a diverse group of expert authors describe the practical considerations and steps to take to enhance your success. Chapters cover marketing, dealing with insurance and managed care, and how to choose your advisors. Ethics and risk management are integrated throughout the text with a special section also devoted to these issues and strategies. The last section features 26 niche practices in which expert practitioners describe their special area of practice and discuss important issues and aspects of their specialty practice. These areas include assessment and evaluation, specialized psychotherapy services, working with unique populations of clients, and more. Whether read cover-to-cover or used as a reference to repeatedly come back to when a question or challenge arises, this book is full of practical guidance directly geared to psychologists, counselors, social workers, and marriage and family therapists in independent practice.

Assessment and Treatment of Childhood Problems Third Edition

Author: Carolyn S. Schroeder
Publisher: Guilford Publications
ISBN: 9781462530724
Release Date: 2017-06-29
Genre: Psychology

This highly accessible work, now thoroughly revised, has shown thousands of students and clinicians how to assess and treat children's emotional and behavioral difficulties from a developmental perspective. The authors provide a sound understanding of typical development (ages 2-12) and the risk and protective factors for psychopathology. Chapters on common psychological disorders and family stressors describe the nature of each problem, review evidence-based treatments, and offer step-by-step guidelines for intervention, illustrated with helpful case examples. A comprehensive framework for assessing children and planning treatment is used throughout. Purchasers get access to a Web page where they can download and print the book's 24 reproducible forms and handouts in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size. New to This Edition: *Chapters on developmental disabilities and trauma. *Significantly revised to reflect advances in assessment, treatment, and developmental psychopathology research. *Additional material on pharmacological treatments in each disorder-specific chapter. *Sibling rivalry chapter expanded to include difficulties with peers. *Updated for DSM-5.