Intervening in Adolescent Problem Behavior

A Family-Centered Approach

Thomas J. Dishion and Kate Kavanagh

May 22, 2003
ISBN 9781572308749
Price: $85.00
243 Pages
Size: 6" x 9"
January 28, 2005
ISBN 9781593851729
Price: $35.00
243 Pages
Size: 6" x 9"
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I. An Ecological Overview

1. A Family-Centered Model

2. The ATP Multilevel Intervention Strategy

II. The Family Check-Up: Engaging and Motivating Family Change

3. Initial Strategies for Family Engagement

4. An Ecological Assessment Strategy

5. The Family Feedback Session

III. Implementing a Family-Centered Menu

6. Interventions for Family Management

7. Working with Adolescents

8. Working with Parents in Groups

IV. School and Community Change

9. Family-Centered Intervention in Schools

10. Empirical Support for ATP

11. Science as a Tool for Change


Appendix A: Guidelines for Writing the Family Check-Up Report

Appendix B: Next-Year Plan and Summer Check-In