ERIC Number: ED460318
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Crisis and Loss: Information for Families.
Canter, Andrea, Ed.
Communique, spec iss Spr 1999
During a crisis, parents can do a great deal to help their child deal with grief and anxiety. This special issue provides information and promising practices that might be helpful in dealing with various crisis situations. Provides the following articles: (1) "Children Killing Children" (Kevin Dwyer); (2) "Disaster: Helping Children Cope" (Debbie Waddell, Alex Thomas); (3) "Involving Parents in Anti-Violence Activities;" (4) "Victimization of School-Age Children" (Gloria E. Miller, Kelli A. Rubin); (5) "Childhood Responses to Trauma" (adapted by Ted Feinberg); (6) "Suicide in Children and Adolescents" (William O. Hahn); (7) "Student Violence: Warning Signs;" (8) "Resolution on Children and Violence in Media and Toys;" (9) "Safe School Resources" (compiled by Andrea Canter); (10)"A Teacher, A Best Friend" (Candise Watts); (11) "Resolution on Children, Guns, and Other Weapons;" (12) "Childhood Bullying and Teasing: What School Personnel, Other Professionals, and Parents Can Do (book review)" (Joann V. Hernandez); (13) "Moments in America for Children;" (14) "Memorials: Guidelines for Educators and Communities" (Cathy Paine); (15) "Natalie" (Latoya Goff); (16) "What Is a School Psychologist?" Some articles provide references, relevant resources, organizations and/or Web site addresses. (MKA)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Bullying, Children, Coping, Crisis Intervention, Elementary Secondary Education, Guns, Mass Media Role, Parent Participation, School Personnel, School Psychologists, Suicide, Teachers, Toys, Violence, Weapons
National Association of School Psychologists, 4340 East West Highway, Suite 402, Bethesda, MD 20814. Fax: 301-657-0275.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: National Association of School Psychologists, Silver Spring, MD.