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Title Mental health in your school : a guide for teachers and others working in schools / Young Minds
Published London ; Bristol, Pa. : J. Kingsley, 1996


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Description 62 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Children's mental health: some basic facts -- 1. What has mental health got to do with schools? -- 2. What is mental health? -- 3. Mental health and the teacher -- 4. Providing a healthy culture...providing an effective school -- 5. Mental health, mental illness and special educational needs -- 6. A child's journey... -- 7. Signs to look for... -- 8. The teacher can help... -- 9. Teachers need support -- 10. Working with parents and carers
Summary Mental Health in Your School is a comprehensive guide to the facts and issues surrounding the mental health and well-being of children. This practical and immensely helpful guidebook was written by the Director of Young Minds, the children's mental health charity, in consultation with a wide range of practitioners in education and mental health, and funded by the Department of Health as part of its 'Health of the Nation' initiative. It includes invaluable training exercises to help identify and address mental health problems, advice on working with parents and finding outside support, an extensive list of further reading, and a clear outline of the Special Educational Needs Code of Practice
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 43-46)
Notes Funded by the Department of Health as part of its 'Health of the Nation' initiative
Subject Child mental health services -- Great Britain.
Child mental health -- Great Britain.
School health services.
Students -- Mental health -- Great Britain.
Students -- Mental health.
Mental Health Services [MESH]
Mental Health Services.
Mental Health -- in infancy & childhood [MESH]
Mental Health.
School Health Services [MESH]
School Health Services.
Author Young Minds (Organization)
LC no. 97100824
ISBN 1853024074