Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Depression in children -- Treatment; Depression in adolescence; Rational emotive behavior therapy;
Cognitive, emotive, and behavioral techniques for treating depression in children and adolescents are outlined. The importance of prevention and early intervention is stressed, with an emphasis on application to the school setting. Cognitive contributors to depression, disputation strategies, and behavioral interventions are explicated within the framework of Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy (REBT). The efficacy of REBT is cited in reference to numerous research studies.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Department of Educational Leadership and Postsecondary Education
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©2005 Brianna G. Wilcox
Wilcox, Brianna G., "Cognitive, emotive, and behavioral techniques for depressed children and adolescents" (2005). Graduate Research Papers. 1733.