Title

Case studies in self-management: valuable learning experiences

Document Type

Article

Publication details

Lackner, KA, Moloney, G, Stain, H, Ward, RC, & Birnbrauer, JS 1998, 'Case studies in self-management: Valuable learning experiences', Behaviour Change: Journal of the Australian Behaviour Modification Association, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 178-186.

Peer Reviewed

Peer-Reviewed

Abstract

Four self-management exercises completed by advanced psychology students as part of their course of instruction are summarised. The cases illustrate the level of sophistication of clinical replications that can be attempted in a semester unit. The problems were nocturnal bruxism, excessive urinary frequency, unassertiveness and dog phobia. The value and problems associated with self-management exercises as a teaching tool are discussed.