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Transforming School Mental Health Services

Transforming School Mental Health Services
Population-Based Approaches to Promoting the Competency and Wellness of Children

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November 2007 | 368 pages | Corwin
Transforming School Mental Health Services provides a 'roadmap' for designing and implementing school psychological services for all students in a school. School psychologists will find guidelines for:

- Conducting a mental health needs assessment of the entire student body

- Analyzing patterns and trends to identify risk factors and common needs

- Using the needs assessment to plan and implement mental health service programs that respond to identified needs

Beth Doll, Jack A. Cummings
1. Why Population-Based Services Are Essential for School Mental Health, and How to Make Them Happen in Your School
Part I. Population-Based Assessment
Rick Jay Short, William Strein
2. Behavioral and Social Epidemiology: Population-Based Problem Identification and Monitoring
Jean A. Baker
3. Assessing School Risk and Protective Factors
Part II. Population-Based Intervention
Sandra L. Christenson, Elizabeth M. Whitehouse, and Gretchen R. VanGetson
4. Partnering With Families to Enhance Students' Mental Health
George G. Bear
5. Schoolwide Approaches to Behavior Problems
Rebecca S. Martinez, Leah M. Nellis
6. Response to Intervention: A School-Wide Approach for Promoting Academic Wellness for All Students
Kenneth W. Merrell, Barbara A. Gueldner, Oanh K. Tran
7. Social and Emotional Learning: A School-Wide Approach to Intervention for Socialization, Friendship Problems, and More
Susan M. Swearer, Dorothy L. Espelage, Kelly Brey Love, Whitney Kingsbury
8. Schoolwide Approaches to Intervention for School Aggression and Bullying
James J. Mazza, William M. Reynolds
9. Schoolwide Approaches to Prevention of and Intervention for Depression and Suicidal Behaviors
Part III. Policy and Evaluation
Bonnie K. Nastasi, John H. Hitchcock
10. Evaluating Quality and Effectiveness of Population-Based Services
Howard S. Adelman, Linda Taylor
11. Schoolwide Approaches to Addressing Barriers to Learning and Teaching
Jack A. Cummings, Beth Doll
12. Getting From Here to There

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