From Surviving to Thriving
- Publisher 9780864312778
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About "From Surviving to Thriving"
Adolescents in today's society face a world of problems.Covering serious adolescent issues from bullying to self-harm, drug use and teen pregnancy, this book provides valuable advice on difficult situations for the professionals that work with adolescents on a daily basis. Recognizing that such problems can occur within family, school, or peer group situations, From Surviving to Thriving takes a contextual approach, providing details on: -- Useful strategies for school counselors dealing with mental health issues-- How schools and communities can address mental health issues by implementing preventative programs-- Support strategies that will significantly reduce risk factors by promoting attachment and connectedness in adolescents.This is a practical, up-to-date guide that provides valuable advice for any child-care professional concerned with the well-being of today's teens.