Critical Issues in School based Mental Health

Each chapter in this volume addresses a different key topic, giving current and future professionals an overview of the most recent scholarship on the topic, and then outlining evidence-based interventions.

Critical Issues in School based Mental Health

A Choice Magazine Outstanding Academic Title of 2017! School-based mental health professionals intervene daily to address a variety of student mental health concerns. From challenges that arise in the educational context to those carried over from home, from managing daily care to handling emergent traumatic events, they must be prepared for an extremely varied work life. While some of the most common issues recur with such frequency that they may seem straightforward to address, others crop up with changing student populations. Each chapter in this volume addresses a different key topic, giving current and future professionals an overview of the most recent scholarship on the topic, and then outlining evidence-based interventions. With chapters on learning disabilities, substance abuse, bullying, internalizing and externalizing behaviors, trauma, LGBT youth and more, this book prepares school-based mental health professionals to face some of the most difficult, common, and politicized issues affecting students today.

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Critical Issues in School-based Mental Health
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Melissa K. Holt, Amie E. Grills
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-19 - Publisher: Routledge

A Choice Magazine Outstanding Academic Title of 2017! School-based mental health professionals intervene daily to address a variety of student mental health concerns. From challenges that arise in the educational context to those carried over from home, from managing daily care to handling emergent traumatic events, they must be prepared
Critical Issues in School-based Mental Health
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Melissa K. Holt, Amie E. Grills
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-19 - Publisher: Routledge

A Choice Magazine Outstanding Academic Title of 2017! School-based mental health professionals intervene daily to address a variety of student mental health concerns. From challenges that arise in the educational context to those carried over from home, from managing daily care to handling emergent traumatic events, they must be prepared
Handbook of School-Based Mental Health Promotion
Language: en
Pages: 489
Authors: Alan W. Leschied, Donald H. Saklofske, Gordon L. Flett
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-03 - Publisher: Springer

The Springer Series on Human Exceptionality Series Editors: Donald H. Saklofske and Moshe Zeidner Handbook for School-Based Mental Health Promotion An Evidence-Informed Framework for Implementation Alan W. Leschied, Donald H. Saklofske, and Gordon L. Flett, Editors This handbook provides a comprehensive overview to implementing effective evidence-based mental health promotion in
Handbook of School Mental Health
Language: en
Pages: 465
Authors: Mark D. Weist, Nancy A. Lever, Catherine P. Bradshaw, Julie Sarno Owens
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-15 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

With so few therapeutic outlets readily available to young people, schools have evolved into mental health centers for many students. Yet schools are hampered by limited access to resources needed to provide mental health promotion, prevention, and intervention services. Like its acclaimed predecessor, the Second Edition of the Handbook of
Critical Issues in Child and Adolescent Mental Health
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Sarah Campbell, Dinah Morley, Roger Catchpole
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-06 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

In this thought-provoking text, a collection of respected authors with a wealth of academic and practice experience come together to challenge some of the prevailing ideas serving as the foundation for the current child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS) structure. Providing a fresh new perspective on critical issues and