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Child and Youth Care Forum

, Volume 20, Issue 3, pp 195–204 | Cite as

Residential care and treatment of youths with conduct disorders: Conclusions of a Conference of Child Care Workers

  • Duane E. Colyar
Special Report

Abstract

The author presents the findings and recommendations of a child care staff conference on the care and treatment of youths with conduct disorders. The impact of these youth on the treatment milieu, the impact on child care staff as practitioners, various treatment strategies, and recommendations for program and policy changes are discussed.

Keywords

Treatment Strategy Social Psychology Child Care Policy Change Residential Care 
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References

  1. American Psychiatric Association (1987).Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders, 3rd ed., revised. Washington, DC: The Association.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Human Sciences Press, Inc 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Duane E. Colyar
    • 1
  1. 1.Child Study and Treatment CenterTacoma

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