ISBN13 : 9780864312440
Author(s) : Edited by Martin Herbert
Publisher : ACER Press, 1997
SKU : A109PAC
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.
'Aggressive' and 'bad' behaviours in children, in extreme form, are referred to as oppositional-defiant or conduct disorders.
This guide is a practical and informative resource that can guide parents and help them manage the day-to-day and more serious disciplinary problems in their children. Strategic plans are outlined as well as disciplinary tactics which parents can use to manage non-compliant or aggressive behaviours.
PACTS # 9: Banishing Bad Behaviour: Helping parents cope with a child's conduct disorder focuses on: