ERIC Number: ED257239
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
A Guidebook for Parents of Children with Emotional Disorders.
Binkard, Betty; And Others
Intended for parents of emotionally disturbed children, the booklet presents background information on the nature and treatment of emotional disorders. Two accounts by parents are provided. Among topics covered in section 1 are identification, characteristics, types of programs (residential and nonresidential), types of professionals, different kinds of therapies (psychotherapy, behavior therapy), school services, parent role, and a model program for elementary students with emotional/behavior disorders. Section 2 details publicly supported services and programs in Minnesota, including hospital-based programs, community mental health centers, county services, and residential treatment centers. (CL)
Descriptors: Behavior Disorders, Elementary Secondary Education, Emotional Disturbances, Intervention, Parent Materials, Parent Role, Personal Narratives, Services, Student Characteristics, Therapy
PACER Center, Inc., (Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights), 4826 Chicago Ave. So., Minneapolis, MN 55417 ($6.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (ED), Washington, DC. Div. of Personnel Preparation.
Authoring Institution: PACER Center, Inc., Minneapolis, MN.
Identifiers - Location: Minnesota