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Title Social skills training : a practical handbook for assessment and treatment / edited by James P. Curran and Peter M. Monti.

Imprint New York : Guilford Press, c1982.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  616.891 So13    ---  Available
Description xi, 447 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note "Based in part on papers delivered at a symposium on social competence and psychiatric disorders ... in May of 1980 in Providence, Rhode Island."--Pref.
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and indexes.
Contents pt. 1. Social skills training with schizophrenics: Social skills training and the nature of schizophrenia -- The social skills training project of the Mental Health Clinical Research Center for the Study of Schizophrenia -- Maintenance and generalization issues in skills training ... Behavioral family therapy for schizophrenia -- pt. 2. Social skills training with other populations: Skills training with unipolar depressed women -- Social skills training for psychiatric patients ...-- Communication skills training for married couples -- Assertion training for women -- The identification and treatment for children with peer-relationship difficulties -- pt. 3. Social skills assessment: components of heterosocial competence -- A procedure for the assessment of social skills; the simulated social interaction test -- An ethological perspective on social skill research -- pt. 4. A generative model of social skills : Toward a generative model of social skills, a critique and in thesis.
Subject Social skills -- Psychological aspects -- Congresses.
Mentally ill -- Rehabilitation -- Congresses.
Schizophrenics -- Rehabilitation -- Congresses.
Family psychotherapy -- Congresses.
Added Author Curran, James P.
Monti, Peter M.
ISBN 0898626102

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