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Coping Skills Interventions for Children and Adolescents



Coping Skills Interventions for Children and Adolescents

Susan G. Forman

ISBN: 978-1-555-42493-0 November 1992 Jossey-Bass 216 Pages


A book in the Psychoeducational Intervention Series

Provides a wide range of coping skills interventions for helpingchildren learn to handle everyday stress and deal better withacademic, interpersonal, and physical demands both in and out ofthe classroom. Also includes specific techniques for promotingchange and evaluating results.
Stress and Coping in Children and Adolescents.

Learning to Relax.

Facilitating Social Problem Solving.

Improving Social Interactions.

Acquiring Assertiveness Skills.

Using Self-Instruction Techniques.

Decreasing Irrational Beliefs.

Developing Stress-Reducing Thought Patterns.

Changing Beliefs About Success and Failure.

Promoting Behavioral Self-Control.

Prevention Applications.

Successful Implementation.
"Forman has assembled the most comprehensive literature on coping skills interventions for children and adolescents currently extraordinarily valuable resource." --Thomas R. Kratochwill, professor, Department of Educational Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison