Initiative Results: Targetted intervention. Solution-focused brief therapy with children who have classroom-related behavior problems within a school setting. Solution-focused brief therapy (SFBT) is a strengths-based intervention that is founded in the belief that it is important to build on the resources and motivation of clients because they know their problems the best and are capable of generating solutions to solve their own problems
Study Results: Solution-focused brief therapy was effective in improving internalizing and externalizing behavior problems
Reference: Franklin, C., Moore, K., & Hopson, L. (2008). Effectiveness of solution-focused brief therapy in a school setting. Children & Schools, 30(1), 15-26.
Level of Evidence: Good