Social Skills and Psychological Disorder

  • R. D. P. Griffiths
Part of the NATO Conference Series book series (NATOCS, volume 11)


In a clinical context, the application of the social skills model to the explanation, assessment and modification of disordered behaviour and psychological functioning can be viewed as part of the general trend to replace or supplement the medical model by a problem oriented approach.


Social Behaviour Social Skill Psychiatric Patient Social Skill Training Report Measure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. D. P. Griffiths
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  1. 1.Department of Clinical PsychologyWhitchurch HospitalWhitchurch, CardiffUK

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