Emotional and Behavioral Problems: A Handbook for Understanding and Handling Students

Emotional and Behavioral Problems: A Handbook for Understanding and Handling Students

by Paul Zionts, Laura T. Zionts, Richard Simpson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761977031

ISBN-13: 9780761977032

Pub. Date: 03/26/2002

Publisher: SAGE Publications

The authors take a complex, under-discussed topic and give teachers and administrators useful, basic guidelines they can put to use quickly in understanding, identifying, and helping this special group of students.

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The authors take a complex, under-discussed topic and give teachers and administrators useful, basic guidelines they can put to use quickly in understanding, identifying, and helping this special group of students.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761977032
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
03/26/2002
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
About the Authors
Pt. 1Understanding Emotional and Behavioral Disorders
1Introduction to Emotional Disturbance and Behavioral Disorders3
2Major Types of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders19
3Causes of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders37
4Evaluating and Assessing Students Who Have Emotional and Behavioral Disorders53
5Violence and Aggression in Schools79
6Adolescents Who Have Emotional and Behavioral Disorders and the Juvenile Justice System101
Pt. 2Helping Students Who Have Emotional and Behavioral Disorders
7Treatment of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders121
8School-Based Placements141
9Supporting Students With Emotional and Behavioral Disorders Outside the Public School Setting157
10The Role of Families in Supporting Children With Emotional and Behavioral Concerns175
11What Lies Ahead: Postschool Transition201
Resources for Professionals and Parents217
Index229

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