9781556202308

Youth at Risk : A Prevention Resource for Counselors, Teachers and Parents

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  • ISBN13:

    9781556202308

  • ISBN10:

    155620230X

  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2003-10-01
  • Publisher: Amer Counseling Assn

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Table of Contents

Preface vii
Acknowledgments ix
Meet the Editors xi
Meet the Authors xiii
PART ONE Introducing the Problem
Defining Youth at Risk
3(18)
Douglas R. Gross
David Capuzzi
Prevention: An Overview
21(14)
David Capuzzi
Douglas R. Gross
Resilience: Individual, Family, School, and Community Perspectives
35(34)
Rolla E. Lewis
PART TWO Examining the Causes
The Impact of Dysfunctional Family Dynamics on Children and Adolescents
69(24)
Valerie E. Appleton
Cass Dykeman
``Who Cares What I Think'': Problems of Low Self-Esteem
93(24)
Sandra S. Meggert
Preventing and Treating Depression and Bipolar Disorders in Children and Adolescents
117(26)
Benedict T. McWhirter
Jason J. Burrow-Sanchez
Stress and Trauma: Coping in Today's Society
143(24)
Russell D. Miars
PART THREE Working With Youth at Risk: Prevention and Intervention
The Secret and All-Consuming Obsessions: Eating Disorders
167(44)
Kimberly Wright
Children Having Children: Teenage Pregnancy and Parenthood
211(32)
Melinda Haley
Ardis Sherwood-Hawes
A Future in Jeopardy: Adolescents and AIDS
243(32)
Lizbeth A. Gray
Donna A. Champeau
Reese M. House
``I Don't Want to Live'': The Adolescent at Risk for Suicidal Behavior
275(28)
David Capuzzi
Douglas R. Gross
``I Am Somebody'': Gang Membership
303(28)
Sonja C. Burnham
Counseling Queer Youth: Preventing Another Matthew Shepard Story
331(22)
Fernando J. Gutierrez
Death in the Classroom: Violence in Schools
353(20)
Abbe Finn
``I Can't Live Without It'': Adolescent Substance Abuse
373(28)
Camea J. Gagliardi
Alberta M. Gloria
Sharon E. Robinson Kurpius
Christina Lambert
Nowhere to Turn: Homeless Youth
401(24)
Melissa Stormont
``This Isn't the Place for Me'': School Dropout
425(16)
Mary A. Hermann
Index 441

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