Parent-Child Interaction Therapy for Treatment of Separation Anxiety Disorder in Young Children : A Pilot Study

@inproceedings{Choa2015ParentChildIT,
  title={Parent-Child Interaction Therapy for Treatment of Separation Anxiety Disorder in Young Children : A Pilot Study},
  author={Molly L. Choa and Shei la M. Eyberg and David H Barlow},
  year={2015}
}
Research suggests that Parent-Child Interaction therapy (PCIT) works to improve the child's behavior by changing the child-parent interaction. PC[T has been effective in treating disruptive behavior in young children. This article describes a pilot study to apply PCIT to the treatment of separation anxiety disorder (SAD). A multiple-baseline design was used with 3families with a child between the ages of 4 and 8 who had a principal diagnosis of SAD. Following treatment with PCIT, clinically… CONTINUE READING