Reinforcement Tips for Part Two: Treatment - adults & older children


Part two of the programme of The Combined Approach for Adults and Older Children begins after the first week and continues on average for four weeks. The following articles reinforce the instructions given in the hand book, with treatment principles reviewed after two weeks, when trouble shooting is a useful exercise.

Treatment, after one week:

Less emollient is more effective than more, at any given time

Washing the skin with soap can leave it dry and itchy

Understand the need for “hidden healing”

A cat uses its claws as weapons, but can offer a soft touch with its paws

Sometimes it’s the usual response to a behaviour that keeps it going

How can an iPad help heal my skin?

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