assertion training

assertion training

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This is part of assertion training, where you establish an image that forms a suitable blend of compliance with a degree of independence.
Bill became one of the UK's leading figures in relaxation therapy and assertion training.
Dysfunctional cognitions and the effectiveness of skills and cognitive-behavioral assertion training.
The objective of assertion training is to train individuals how to respond to interpersonal situations with assertive rather than drinking/drug-taking behavior.
The influence of assertion training on three aspects of assertiveness in alcoholics.
Piano lessons, assertion training and a beginner's guide to computing are the more common suggestions, while one man's offer to teach newcomers the art of badger-watching in his woods counts as one of the more unusual.
Longitudinal study of assertion training as a drug abuse prevention strategy.
As a result, they recommend assertion training for people with disabilities.
Documenting this symbolic acquisition of assertion is an important first step in developing a systematic assertion training program for young adolescents based on Bandura's (1977, 1986) social cognitive theory.
Assertion training not only helps in the adjustment to disability, but also teaches the client how to negotiate complex bureaucratic helping agencies and helps the client to become aware of his or her right to question and object to procedures when necessary.
Populations which are in greatest need of assertion training and counseling for acceptance of their disabilities are identified.