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Crisis Intervention for School Psychologists - Chapter Summary
The activities of this chapter have been assembled to help you improve your understanding of difficult situations that students may face and how to prevent crises. The lesson videos that discuss these topics are taught by expert instructors so that you can efficiently master the material on:
- Types of crisis situations
- School violence and bullying
- Causes and prevention strategies of suicide
- Substance use, abuse and dependence
- Techniques of rehabilitation counseling
- Family challenges that can effect children
- Effects of sexual harassment and abuse
- Intervention strategies of crises counseling
These lesson videos are compatible with your mobile devices so that you can watch them on-the-go. Test your understanding of the material with the lesson quizzes and chapter exam. Then use the results from these assessments to find out what topics you haven't mastered, and return to the lessons to improve your understanding of them with video tags.
1. Crisis Situations: Types & Examples
In this lesson, we discuss different types of crisis situations. We explore some examples and see how law enforcement handles the different types of crisis situations.
2. Crisis Counseling & Intervention Strategies
This lesson will explore the important elements of crisis counseling. We will also discuss strategies for intervention. The lesson will end with a short quiz to see what you have learned.
3. Substance Use, Abuse, and Dependence: Definition and Causes of Substance Disorders
Substance use, abuse, and dependence are often confused with each other. In this lesson, we'll look at the differences between the three and common causes of addiction.
4. Drug Abuse and Addictions Counseling
This lesson looks into current and fundamental knowledge of drug abuse and addiction counselors by exploring the terminology and typology of addiction and substances.
5. Alcohol Abuse Problems: Rates, Effects & Treatment
This lesson examines alcohol use and abuse from various viewpoints, including biological, sociological, and the various theories on why alcoholism occurs. Treatment is also covered and what a counselor should be aware of when conducting detox.
6. Rehabilitation Counseling: Definition & Techniques
This lesson is a walk through of the issues, ideas, and programs involved with rehabilitation counseling. Included is a step by step process of what it can look like and who is involved.
7. Family Challenges: Divorce, Blended Families & Family Violence
The following lesson covers some of the more challenging issues a growing number of families are currently facing, including divorce, blending of families, and abuse. A short quiz will follow the lesson to check your understanding.
8. Issues with Changing Family Patterns
Families have changed a great deal over time. In this lesson, we'll look at dual career, single parent, and blended families. We'll consider the unique issues each can present.
9. Child Abuse and Neglect: 4 Major Types, Characteristics & Effects
Child abuse is a major problem in our world today. Counselors must be educated in the topic, particularly the four types of abuse, their effects, and what to focus on in therapy.
10. Influences of Sexual Harassment and Abuse on Adolescent Development
Amid the changes of adolescence, some teens struggle with sexual harassment. Watch this lesson to find out more about the types of sexual harassment, including sexual abuse and sexual bullying, and the effects they have on adolescents.
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- Human Development Issues
- Adolescent Psychopathology & Outcomes
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- School-Based Intervention & Techniques
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- Primary, Secondary & Tertiary Preventive Strategies for the Classroom
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- Legal Issues in Psychology
- Case Law in Education Psychology
- Diversity in Development & Learning
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