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Therapeutic Interventions for Foster Children: A Systematic Research Synthesis
Approximately 30% of children in foster care have severe emotional, behavioral, or developmental problems. A systematic research synthesis of empirical studies was conducted in an attempt to identify
Healing Rituals for Couples Recovering from Adultery
Recovery from the trauma of adultery is a process that is full of points where the couple can get stuck. We describe an experiential model that utilizes healing rituals. We start with a general
The Community Resiliency Model® to promote nurse well-being.
CRM shows promise as a brief resiliency training for hospital-based nurses in a randomized controlled trial parallel design to test the effectiveness of a 3-hour CRM training, a novel set of sensory awareness techniques to improve emotional balance.
Transitional Group Therapy to Promote Resiliency in First-Time Foster Children: A Pilot Study
Foster care places children at high risk for immediate and long-term psycho-social-educational problems. A therapeutic “cocktail”—transitional group therapy (TGT)—has been developed as an inoculation
Developmental Relationships between Reading Comprehension and Deductive Reasoning.
Developmental gains in deductive reasoning abilities were limited to students with high reading comprehension; and interesting variations were found in the order of dominance of the logical rules at each grade level and for each reading comprehension group.
Effects of Reading Comprehension on Conditional Reasoning from Connected Prose Passages
Summary A conditional reasoning test and a reading comprehension test were administered to 300 Ss in Grades 5 through 8. Each item on the conditional reasoning test consisted of (a) a prose passage
Reply to Pignotti and Mercer: Holding Therapy and Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy are Not Supported and Acceptable Social Work Interventions
Pignotti and Mercer offer a very detailed, informative, scholarly, and eloquently expressed concern about the merit of holding therapies and the danger of offering them to the mental health