Since the first edition was published in 1988, the role of crisis intervention and prevention has become central to mental health professionals working in the schools. Disasters such as hurricane Katrina, terrorist attacks both in this country and around the world, and various school shootings have greatly increased school crisis research and policy development. This book is designed for an introductory graduate course taken by students in school psychology, school counseling, and school social work. Section I provides a crisis response overview, section II deals with crises for children and adolescents and section III covers crises that manifest in adolescence. Discussions of the 16 most prevalent types of crises are covered in sections II and III and include their characteristics, causes, interventions, and preventive programs. All chapters will be updated, six heavily revised or totally rewritten by new authors, and two new chapters (chapters 8 & 19) have been added.
Table of Contents
1. Conceptualizations and Principles of Crisis Counseling, Intervention, and Prevention, Jonathan Sandoval 2. Preparing for the School Crises Response, Stephen E. Brock 3. Considering Culture in Crisis Work, Jonathan Sandoval 4. School Entry, School Failure, and the Discovery of Learning Disabilities, Collette L. Ingraham
5. Divorce: Crisis Intervention and Prevention with Children of Divorce and Remarriage, Andrew M. Lamden & Jonathan Sandoval 6. Bullying: Students hurting students, Juliana Raskauskas 7. Child Maltreatment, Linda Webster 8. Helping Children Cope with Grief, Aubrey Uresti 9. Illness: A Crisis for Children, Dianne Castillano & Amy N. Scott 10. Disabled, Incarcerated or Deployed Parents, Mari Griffiths Irvin, Melissa Keane & Jonathan Sandoval 11. The Stress of Moving, Jonathan Sandoval12. Acts of Violence, Jonathan Sandoval, Stephen E. Brock & Katie Knifton 13. Preparing for and Responding to Disaster, Stephen E. Brock, Quinn Ballard & Christina Saad 14. Suicide, Oanh Tran, Alexis S. Pham & John M. Davis 15. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning (LGBTQ) Youth, Suzy R. Thomas 16. Adolescent Pregnancy and Parenthood, Katherine Hadley Cornell 17. Conflict and Crisis within the Family System, Suzy R. Thomas & Jeff Cook 18. Rape and sexual assault, Virginia Schiefelbein & Jonathan Sandoval 19. Non-suicidal Self Injury, David N. Miller
Jonathan Sandoval is Professor of Education at the University of the Pacific and Professor Emeritus at the University of California, Davis, USA.