Why is it easier to get mad than to feel sad?
RFP-C is a short-term therapy for children who are chronically irritable, oppositional, and disruptive.
Research demonstrates that children who participate in RFP-C experience increased emotion regulation, decreased irritability, and fewer episodes of oppositional and disruptive behavior.
RFP-C helps children and caregivers become aware that:
Disruptive behavior has meaning
Emotions do not have to be overwhelming
There are better ways to manage those difficult emotions