What risk and protective factors does the Aggression Replacement Training® (ART®) curriculum target?

The program addresses the following risk/protective factors that influence aggressive and violent behaviors in adolescents:

ART® Targeted Risk Factors ART® Targeted Protective Factors
  • Aggressive behavior
  • Impulsive behavior
  • Poor problem solving skills
  • Poor social skills
  • Early initiation and persistent antisocial behavior
  • Favorable attitudes towards antisocial behavior
  • Social skills (beginning and advanced)
  • Emotional awareness and understanding
  • Emotional regulation
  • Planning Skills
  • Problem solving
  • Identify triggers and cues of anger
  • Use reminders and reducers
  • Using self-evaluation
  • Heightened moral reasoning
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