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Reclaiming Children and Youth

Replacing coercive power with relationship power.

Replacing coercive power with relationship power. Boldt, Randal W.; Jones, Van; Russell, Chuck; Witzel, Melanie A long-established agency for troubled children was following a philosophy based on behavioral control and treatment of pathology. As staff examined their beliefs about the process of change, the climate evolved from enforcing behavior control to empowering youth to develop […]