Managing resistance

January 2000
Intervention in School & Clinic;Jan2000, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p131
Academic Journal
Discusses factors that inhibit the effective management of resistance in children with oppositional behaviors. Impact of context on behavior; Importance of being comprehensive and unrestricting in behavior; Adaptive function of resistant behavior; Benefit of joining children in their frame of reference.


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