Breaking in children (TEFC)

United Kingdom, 1981

TV show
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Episode of Series “Horizon”.
Behaviour therapy although popular in the US as a method of treating difficult children is usually regarded by British authorities as fit only for animal training. This program looks at a therapist in Belfast working with two uncontrollable children and their mothers in an obey-reward, non compliance-punishment regime.

Credits

producer

Edward Goldwyn

production company

BBC

Language

English

Duration

00:50:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

34350

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Discipline

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Child psychology

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Behavior therapy

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Child psychology

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Discipline

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Psychology

Television

Television → Television series → Television series - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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