Strategic Activity Planning for Emotionally Disturbed Children and Adolescents

  • Andrew J. Schneider-Muñoz University of Pittsburgh

Abstract

Strategically planned activity components for residential treatment program directly reduced the amount of negative acting out which must be managed in the cottage environment. Sequentially guided creative tasks can provide a supportive central core for treatment goal implementation. Organized activities serve to measure progress towards individual and peer relationship objectives. Specific step-by-step strategies and projects are recommended for use within the therapeutic milieu for emotionally disturbed children and adolescents.

Published
2020-11-17
How to Cite
Schneider-Muñoz, A. (2020). Strategic Activity Planning for Emotionally Disturbed Children and Adolescents. Journal of Child and Youth Care Work, 24, 260-268. https://doi.org/10.5195/jcycw.2012.65
Section
Research and Practice Articles