Intervention Research in Emotional and Behavioral Disorders: An Analysis of Studies from 1980-1993

This study surveyed 12 journals in the field of emotional and behavior disorders to explore trends in five dimensions of research: (1) subject characteristics; (2) settings; (3)research design; (4) dependent variables; and (5) independent variables (interventions). Negligible trends were found and few studies reported interventions that were individualized on the basis of assessment data.


Behavioral Disorders


  • Karen Elfner Childs
  • Glen Dunlap