ERIC Number: ED265456
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
Psychological Approaches to Problems of Children and Adolescents. [Volume II.]
Grimes, Jeff, Ed.; Thomas, Alex, Ed.
This document contains articles addressing a variety of psychological and behavioral problems of adolescents and children and is intended as a resource tool for school psychologists. Articles include background information, approaches regarding assessment of the behavior of concern, intervention possibilities, monitoring methods, and references. The articles are: (1) "Firesetting in Children and Youth," by M. Carol Sensor; (2) "Educational Implications of Overdependency," by Lyle J. White; (3) "Chronic Illness in Childhood and Adolescence: Considerations for School Personnel," by Margaret L. Potter; (4) "Stealing," by R. Michael Weger; (5) "Child Sexual Abuse," by Harvey A. Disenhouse; (6) "Sleep Disorders," by Bruno A. Bielat; (7) "Decision Making Quandries for Children and Adolescents," by Deborah A. Hill; (8) Preschool Screening Programs: A Challenge for Decision Makers," by Barry J. Wilson; (9) "Oppositional Behavior," by Mary Grace Percival; (10) "Vandalism and Property Destruction: School Psychological Services to Meet the Challenge," by Stewart Ehly; (11) "Headache - Considerations for the School Psychologist," by Larry Gile; (12) "Shy-Withdrawn Patterns of Behavior," by John C. Polifka and Sharon Polifka; and (13) "Seizure and Convulsive Disorders," by David Happe. (ABL)
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Support Staff; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Iowa State Dept. of Public Instruction, Des Moines. Div. of Special Education.