Group cognitive behaviour therapy program with troubled adolescents: a learning experience

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dc.contributor.author Edelman, Sarah en_US
dc.contributor.author Remond, Louise en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2009-12-21T02:39:07Z
dc.date.available 2009-12-21T02:39:07Z
dc.date.issued 2005 en_US
dc.identifier 2005002213 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Edelman Sarah and Remond Louise 2005, 'Group cognitive behaviour therapy program with troubled adolescents: a learning experience', The Haworth Press Inc., vol. 27, no. 3, pp. 47-59. en_US
dc.identifier.issn 0731-7107 en_US
dc.identifier.other C1 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/5560
dc.description.abstract Group CBT problems are widely used for assisting teenagers with anxiety, depression and other psychological problems. The majority of reported programs have targets school or clinical populations, however, few have specifically targeted adolescents from highly troubled and disadvantaged backgrounds. This paper describes a group CBT program that was developed for teenagers who have not responded well to the formal structures of schoola nd traditional models of classroom management. Problems such as low levels of motivation, poor attention span, learning difficulties, poor impulse control, substance abuse, and other mental health problems are common within this population. A number of chanllenges arose in running the program and several modifications were made in order to make it more relevant to participants. These changes resulted in more rapid engagement with the program, imporved cooperation within the group, fewer interruptions, and improved rapport. The clinical outcomes associated with the program could not be measured due to difficulties with completing administering self-report questionnaires. en_US
dc.publisher The Haworth Press Inc. en_US
dc.relation.isbasedon http://dx.doi.org/10.1300/J019v27n03_04 en_US
dc.title Group cognitive behaviour therapy program with troubled adolescents: a learning experience en_US
dc.parent Child & Family Behaviour Therapy en_US
dc.journal.volume 27 en_US
dc.journal.number 3 en_US
dc.publocation New York, USA en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 47 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 59 en_US
dc.cauo.name SCI.Medical and Molecular Biosciences en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 170106 en_US
dc.personcode 940190 en_US
dc.personcode 000056 en_US
dc.percentage 50 en_US
dc.classification.name Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.description.keywords group, CBT, adolescents, teenagers, disadvantaged, troubled en_US
dc.staffid 000056 en_US


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