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Interventions to Address School Crises and Violence  

Steven G. Little, Angeleque Akin-Little, and Natasha S. Medley

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Feb 2011
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Nov 2012
The following chapter provides detailed information on interventions for school crises and violence. The interventions are placed in the context of the three-tier model, and promoting ... More

Learning Disabilities: Assessment, Identification, and Treatment  

H. Lee Swanson

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Feb 2011
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Nov 2012
This chapter provides an overview of definitions, assessment procedures, and instructional treatments for children with learning disabilities. A focus is placed on assessment issues ... More

Mental Health and Deaf Adults  

Irene W. Leigh and Robert Q. Pollard

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Jan 2011
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Sep 2012
While the majority of deaf people are mentally healthy and able to pursue self-actualizing lives, this chapter addresses critical issues in providing mental health services to deaf adults ... More

Multicultural Issues in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy: Cultural Adaptations and Goodness of Fit  

Gordon C. Nagayama Hall and Alicia Yee Ibaraki

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Dec 2015
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Apr 2015
Standard psychotherapies may be useful for those who fit well in mainstream US culture, but they may need to be culturally adapted for those whose fit is not as good. We review the ... More

Pediatric Health-Related Disorders: Prevention and Early Intervention  

LeAdelle Phelps

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Feb 2011
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Nov 2012
The prevalence of chronic medical conditions in children has nearly doubled in the last several decades. Both Division 16 of the American Psychological Association (APA) and the National ... More

Pediatric Psychopharmacology  

Thomas Kubiszyn

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Feb 2011
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Nov 2012
This chapter informs school psychologists about recent growth in the use of psychotropic drugs with children and adolescents, and related controversies (e.g., polypharmacy, off-label ... More

Prevention and Intervention in the School Setting  

Elizabeth J. D'Amico, Karen Chan Osilla, and Stefanie A. Stern

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Oct 2016
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Jan 2016
It is well known that the prevalence of alcohol and other drug (AOD) use in the United States increases during the middle school and high school years. The current chapter focuses on the ... More

Problem Solving Consultation: Applications in Evidence-Based Prevention and Intervention  

Caroline N. Racine Gilles, Thomas R. Kratochwill, Jacquelyn N. Felt, Clarissa J. Schienebeck, and Cara A. Vaccarello

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Feb 2011
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Nov 2012
Problem solving consultation has been identified as a practice guideline in the delivery of evidence-based interventions (EBIs). This mandate is likely to advance the current initiatives ... More

Psychologically Based Treatments for Children with Medical Problems  

Laura B. Allen, Jennie C. I. Tsao, Caryn Freeman, and Lonnie K. Zeltzer

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Feb 2011
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Nov 2012
This chapter describes and reviews the evidence for a range of psychological treatments to assist children with medical problems. The interventions discussed in this chapter are designed ... More

Reducing Coercion in Schools: The Impact of School-wide Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports  

Robert R. Horner and Kent McIntosh

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Mar 2016
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Apr 2015
The use of punitive discipline systems in schools establishes the foundation of coercive dynamics. Adults all too often establish aversive contingencies that inadvertently prompt and ... More

Short- and Long-term Impacts of a Coercion Theory–Based Intervention on Aggression on the School Playground  

J. Mark Eddy, Betsy J. Feldman, and Charles R. Martinez Jr.

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Mar 2016
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Jun 2015
Aggression between students at school is a common problem, particularly within the context of the school playground. Key mechanisms in coercion theory, including positive and negative ... More

Targeted Violence in Schools  

Randy Borum

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Oct 2016
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Dec 2015
Though targeted attacks at schools are rare events, educators and behavioral health professionals working in those settings must evaluate threats and threatening situations when they ... More

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