ERIC Number: EJ393747
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Lack of Educational and Treatment Services for Students in Trouble: A New Proposal for Help.
Tompkins, James R.; McGill, Patricia L.
Pointer, v33 n3 p38-42 Spr 1989
Students who are mentally ill, emotionally disturbed, or socially maladjusted often do not receive needed educational or community services. This article discusses incidence rates for these troubled students, describes the special needs of troubled adolescents, presents a proposal for the creation of "Boards for Children in Trouble," and recommends legislation. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Numerical/Quantitative Data; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Practitioners; Policymakers
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