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Keywords

Depression in children -- Treatment; Depression in adolescence; Rational emotive behavior therapy;

Abstract

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

2005

Degree Name

Master of Arts in Education

Department

Department of Educational Leadership and Postsecondary Education

First Advisor

Ann Vernon

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Date Original

2005

Object Description

1 PDF file (34 leaves)

Language

en

File Format

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