Radical Approaches to Social Skills Training (Psychology Revivals)
|Series title:||Psychology Revivals Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $170.00|
| Book Description: |
Originally published in 1984, one of the few facts that emerged clearly in the beleaguered field of psychology and mental health at the time was the extent of poor social skills in psychiatric patients, the mentally handicapped and problem adolescents. As a result, during the 1970s, social skills training - espoused as a form of behaviour therapy - seemed to offer great promise, based on the notion that social skills, like any other skills, are learnt and can be taught if lacking....