ERIC Number: EJ900078
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 32
Helping Parents Cope with Adolescents Who Self-Injure: Strategies for School Counselors
Chibbaro, Julia S.
Georgia School Counselors Association Journal, v14 p24-29 Fall 2007
Professional school counselors experience unique challenges as they struggle to provide information to parents about self-injurious behaviors and methods to cope with adolescents who self-injure. This paper explores self-injurious behaviors, discusses some of the reasons why adolescents practice self-injury and recommends six strategies that professional school counselors could use with parents whose adolescents self-injure.
Descriptors: Self Destructive Behavior, Adolescents, School Counselors, Coping, Injuries, Parent Education, Parent Child Relationship, Prevention, Counseling Techniques
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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