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The School Practitioner's Concise Companion to Health and Well Being
     

The School Practitioner's Concise Companion to Health and Well Being

by Cynthia Franklin, Mary Beth Harris, Paula Allen-Meares
 

The School Practitioner's Concise Companion gives busy social workers, psychologists, and counselors a quick guide to accessible, proven solutions for their students' most common problems. Built around the expert advice from the acclaimed School Services Sourcebook, each volume is a rapid reference to a key school issue.

Here, readers will find an overview of

Overview

The School Practitioner's Concise Companion gives busy social workers, psychologists, and counselors a quick guide to accessible, proven solutions for their students' most common problems. Built around the expert advice from the acclaimed School Services Sourcebook, each volume is a rapid reference to a key school issue.

Here, readers will find an overview of adolescent health issues and step-by-step prevention and intervention guidance. This Concise Companion covers major health issues that affect students' well-being-from substance abuse to STDs to obesity-and presents innovative, effective strategies to improve student health by addressing risky behaviors.

Each chapter is filled with charts, checklists, and cases and is conveniently organized around What We Know, What We Can Do, Tools and Practice Examples, and Key Points to Remember. A portable catalog of best practices, it brings evidence-based practice within easy reach of school professionals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195370591
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/19/2008
Series:
School Practitioner's Concise Companions Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.60(d)

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