ERIC Number: ED332408
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Nov
Adolescents with Chronic Illnesses--Issues for School Personnel. Second Edition. CYDLINE Reviews.
Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. National Center for Youth with Disabilities.; Society for Adolescent Medicine, Granada Hills, CA.
This resource guide covers the psychosocial and health concerns of adolescents with chronic illnesses. In a section titled "Bibliographic Information," the guide describes 12 books on general medical and social aspects, three resources on demographics, four resources on school issues, and 14 resources on psychosocial and family issues. A section titled "Training Materials" describes four videotapes and a booklet. A final section offers descriptions of six programs serving adolescents with chronic illnesses, providing program name, contact person name, address, telephone number, and abstract. (JDD)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Chronic Illness, Demography, Educational Needs, Elementary Secondary Education, Family Involvement, Health Needs, Program Descriptions, Psychological Characteristics, Resources, Social Influences
National Center for Youth with Disabilities, University of Minnesota, Box 721-UMHC, Harvard St. at East River Rd., Minneapolis, MN 55455.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Health Resources and Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Office for Maternal and Child Health Services.
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. National Center for Youth with Disabilities.; Society for Adolescent Medicine, Granada Hills, CA.