PACTS # 6: Social Skills Training for Children

ISBN13 : 9780864312419

Author(s) : Edited by Martin Herbert

Publisher : ACER Press, 1997


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The Parent, Adolescent and Child Training Skills (PACTS) is a series of highly practical guides designed for use by all practitioners who work with children and their families - community health workers, psychologists, doctors, social workers, teachers, parent educators, therapists, maternal and child health nurses and school counsellors.

From early childhood, we have to learn how to react to, and cope with, a magnitude of people and situations socially.

This guide outlines the nature of social skills, the main theories relating to social skills training, assessment and treatment issues and examples of behavioural approach to social skills training.

PACTS # 6: Social Skills Training for Children focuses on:

  • Benefits of social skills training
  • Assessing social skills - Using goal setting and social competencies
  • Intervention - Using social skills training
  • Information for parents on how to strengthen new behaviour patterns
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Edited by Martin Herbert