ERIC Number: EJ578634
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Optimizing the Roles of School Mental Health Professionals.
Flaherty, Lois T.; Garrison, Ellen G.; Waxman, Robyn; Uris, Patricia F.; Keys, Susan G.; Glass-Siegel, Marcia; Weist, Mark D.
Journal of School Health, v68 n10 p420-24 Dec 1998
Collaboration of mental-health professionals from different disciplines with each other and with health and educational staff is essential for school health-service delivery. The paper discusses each profession's role in providing school-based mental-health services, noting training requirements within each discipline related to school mental health. Barriers to effective interdisciplinary collaboration and methods for overcoming them are delineated. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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