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Preventing Violence the Problem-Solving Way
(NCJ 172847) April 1999
OJJDP Family Strengthening Series, Bulletin, 12 page(s)
Myrna B. Shure, Ph.D.
Based on more than 20 years of research on specific interpersonal cognitive problem-solving (ICPS) skills, intervention methods were developed to test the hypothesis that behavior can be modified by focusing on thinking processes rather than on behaviors themselves.
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