Comprehensive treatment of chronic fire setting in a severely disordered boy.

@article{Koles1985ComprehensiveTO,
  title={Comprehensive treatment of chronic fire setting in a severely disordered boy.},
  author={M R Koles and William R. Jenson},
  journal={Journal of behavior therapy and experimental psychiatry},
  year={1985},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={
          81-5
        }
}
A comprehensive, multidimensional treatment strategy was designed for a severely behaviorally disordered 10-year-old boy with a 7-year history of setting fires. The study replicates a previous study designed to suppress fire setting, teach appropriate substitute behavior and increase awareness of the consequences of fire setting. Three additional components were added to the original treatment program: relaxation training, a response cost for fire setting, and a visit to a hospital burn unit… CONTINUE READING

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