PACTS # 18: School Refusal in Adolescence

ISBN13 : 9780864317209

Author(s) : Edited by Martin Herbert

Publisher : ACER Press, 2004

SKU : 0864317204

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The Parent, Adolescent and Child Training Skills (PACTS) is a series of highly practical guides designed for use by all practitioners who work with children and their families - community health workers, psychologists, doctors, social workers, teachers, parent educators, therapists, maternal and child health nurses and school counsellors.

This guide helps to distinguish between school refusal and other school attendance problems, assists practitioners with the development of intervention plans for school refusal and includes resources to help manage school refusal.

PACTS # 18: School Refusal in Adolescence focuses on:

  • Assessment - Child interview, parent interview, school interview
  • Self-report measures - Looking at Fear survey, Revised Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale and more
  • Caregiver measures - Looking at the Child Behaviour Checklist
  • General considerations for intervention
  • Intervention techniques for young people
  • Parent intervention
  • School level intervention
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Edited by Martin Herbert