Date of Award


Document Type

Research Paper

Superseded Degree Name

Master of Arts in Education (Special Education)

Colleges & School

Cardinal Stritch College

Degree Granted By

Cardinal Stritch College

First Advisor

Robert P. King

Library of Congress Subject Heading

Behavior therapy for children; Parents--Training of


The purpose of this study was twofold. First, it reviewed techniques incorporated into Behavior Therapy -a therapy utilized to train parents in effective strategies for dealing with their B.D. youngster. Second, it analyzed the efficacy of various instructional methods utilized to train parents in Behavior Therapy techniques. The study enabled readers to conclude how Behavior Therapy might work for them. In the future, perhaps school districts will develop and implement a parent training program that is effective with parents of B.D. youngsters -one that encourages positive parental involvement.


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