TITLE

Hyperkinesis in the Classroom: If Cerebral Stimulants Are the Last Resort, What Is the First Resort?

AUTHOR(S)
Weissenburger, Fred E.; Loney, Jan
PUB. DATE
June 1977
SOURCE
Journal of Learning Disabilities;Jun/Jul1977, Vol. 10 Issue 6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the efficacy of behavior modification in treating hyperkinetic children. Behavior of the teacher in relation to a cohort, an average and a model student; Efficacy of Ritalin and Dexedrine drugs as primary treatment for the hyperkinetic syndrome; Description of the classroom behavioral management intervention; Major strengths of the described treatment program.
ACCESSION #
4729669

 

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