ABSTRACT

ParentalGuidanceisanimportanttoolinboththepreventionofbehaviordisordersinchildhood,andearlyinterventionwhenabehavior problemhasoccurred.Theattitudesofparentsandprimarycaregivers arehighonthelistoftheforcesdominatingayoungchild'sownattitudesandactions.Excessivepressuresonthechildproducepoorfitand underminehisaccommodativepowersformasteringtheenvironmental featuresofhisdailylife.Apowerfultoolwouldbetoreversethispoor fitbytransformingtheinappropriateattitudesofthecaregivers.Then theconstancyofnewandappropriatepressures,inthecontextofa goodfit.enhancesthechild'senjoymentofdailylifeandincreaseshis senseofempowerment.