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Institute for the Study of Therapeutic Change Research based information on the effectivenes of various psychotherapies Reality Therapy The web site of the William Glasser Institute. This site will give you an overview of Reality Therapy and information about training opportunities
Transtheoretical Model/Stages of Change An overview of the model developed by Prochaska and DiClemente Harm Reduction and Outreach Interventions Outreach is a harm reduction intervention which attempts to get people moving in the direction of change, even if change in high risk behavior is not accepted
Motivational Interviewing General information about the approach, as well as links, training resources, and information on reprints and the latest research Community Youth Development? CYD involves shifting away from just concentrating on problems, toward concentrating on strengths, competencies, and engagement in self-development and community development
National Association of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapists CBT is a form of psychotherapy that emphasizes the important role of thinking in how we feel and what we do. Cognitive-behavioral therapists teach that when our brains are healthy, it is our thinking that causes us to feel and act the way we do. Therefore, if we are experiencing unwanted feelings and behaviors, it is important to identify the thinking that is causing the feelings / behaviors and to learn how to replace this thinking with thoughts that lead to more desirable reactions 6 Seconds Emotional Intelligence Network A nonprofit organization dedicated to improving relationships by teaching EQ in schools, organizations, and communities around the globe
Developmental Assets At the heart of the Search Institute's work is the framework of 40 developmental assets, which are positive experiences and personal qualities that young people need to grow up healthy, caring, and responsible Functional Family Therapy A family-based prevention and intervention program that has been applied successfully in a variety of situations to assist youth and their families

Islands Of Healing: A Guide To Adventure Based Counseling by Jim Schoel, Dick Prouty and Paul Radcliffe
The One Minute Manager by Kenneth Blanchard
Working With Girls and Young Women in Community Settings by Janet Batsleer
Anger Management for Youth : Stemming Aggression and Violence by Leona L. Eggert
Hot Stuff to Help Kids Chill Out : The Anger Management Book by Jerry Wilde


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