An open trial of outpatient group therapy for bulimic disorders: combination program of cognitive behavioral therapy with assertive training
and self-esteem enhancement.
These studies use an assertive training
as a treatment for decreasing shyness of students.
Wolpe's (1973) reference might be applied to the normalized sample of Primary and Secondary Education: he indicates that a common characteristic in the clinical history of people who need assertive training
is that, during their early years, social obligations were excessively emphasized, which generated a feeling that other people's rights were more important that their own.
The three-day workshop on soft skills development for adolescents includes skills needed for all aspects of life like positive living, art of communication, assertive training
, personal effectiveness, emotional intelligence.
At the time this research was conducted, it was not offered, for those elderly, any kind of psychological intervention neither assertive training
nor social-skills programs.
is a procedure of acquiring skills how to deal others assertively rather than expressing aggression (Dwairy, 2004).
COMMUNITIES Secretary Hazel Blears has launched a new scheme to send Muslim women on assertive training
We also review some of the hypnobehavioral approaches and behavior modification techniques utilized in Heart-Centered therapies, including systematic desensitization, modeling, anchoring, sensitization or aversion, flooding and implosion, role-playing (behavioral rehearsal), assertive training
, and observational learning.
An experimental investigation of behavior rehearsal in assertive training
. Journal of Abnorman Psychology, 76, 295-303.
The effects of assertive training
on the performance self-esteem of adolescent girls.
with low income Mexican American women.
Gambrill, Florian and Splaver (1986) indicate the need for assertive training
programs for those who can benefit, to enhance social skills and focus on specific skills in such areas as job seeking, family interactions, courting and development and maintenance of friendships.