Based on the best practices of top principals, teachers, guidance counsellors and resource officers this offers a complete array of quick and practical solutions to what many experts call our nation's worst school problem today-bullying. Using the suggestions hints and advice in this book will immediately create a No-More-Bullying climate in your classroom no matter what grade level and in your cafeteria, school and community. It teaches all educators, related professionals, parents and students how to quickly spot the red flags of bully potential and to recognize the various types of bullies including the
and most importantly how to deal with all of them successfully. 121 Strategies for Bully Proofing Your School builds self-esteem, enhances school spirit, frees students to concentrate on their learning and instills in them anti-bullying life skills with lesson plans, reproducible activity sheets, quizzes and check lists and so much more. This comprehensive how-to book is a must-have guide for all education,parenting and community leaders - in short for anyone who wants to bully proof not only one room, one hallway, one school and one community but also the whole country.
Author: Erika Shearin Karres Ed.D.
No one goes to work to be humiliated, abused, ostracised, subjected to rumours, or assaulted. Yet this is the reality of a working day for more than one in six workers. Bullying causes billions of dollars in lost productivity, expensive mistakes, employee replacement costs, and health and welfare rehabilitation expenses. Most workplaces currently have few resources and systems to deal with the problem, leaving the victims to sink or swim, and the bullies to remain professionally incompetent. Few understand that bullying is not tough management or an aggressive personality... More info
Widely regarded as the standard reference in the field, this handbook provides a complete overview of art therapy, from theory and research to practical applications. Leading practitioners demonstrate the nuts and bolts of arts-based intervention with children, adults, families, couples, and groups dealing with a wide range of clinical issues. Rich with illustrative case material, the volume features nearly 100 sample drawings and other artwork. The inclusion of diverse theoretical approaches and practice settings makes the Handbook eminently useful for all mental health professionals interested in using art in evaluation... More info
Lorraine Muller outlines a theory for professional practice with Indigenous clients in the human services, based on traditional Indigenous knowledge and spirituality. Most people of European background are not aware that they see the world through the lens of the Western tradition, but for Indigenous people, it can seem like a foreign language. Indigenous ways of thinking and working are grounded in many thousands of years of oral tradition, and continue among Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island people today. Lorraine Muller shows that understanding traditional holistic approaches to social... More info