Disasters and Mental Health
Examines the information available for helping children cope with natural disasters. Examines three Web sites to determine what information is available. Discusses children's anxieties and fears and stategies for coping.
Dental Health Program in Schools
Successful Dental Health Program in Schools
The problem, school-based program presented is based on the one-chair theoretical model.
ACADEMIC MEDICAL CENTERS.
Role of teaching hospitals in managed health care. Evolution, economics, services, benefits, reform, future.
Describes the problem of employee turnover in a nonprofit, mental health organization. What makes turnover a critical problem, particularly for the mental health nonprofit organization that already has a shortage of service providers.
COUNSELING AND JUVENILE REHABILITATION.
Discusses challenges confronted by social workers and other counseling professinals who provide intervention and prevention services. Acting-out or delinquent behavior as a feature of adolescent depression disorders. Need for a working alliance between rehabilitation system caregivers, justice system professionals and parents. Theoretical causes of delinquency. Achieving desirable attitudinal change.
Examines roles & responsibilities of nurse as staff development coordinator in long-term facility. Education, skills, career options.
The following presents the topic of facilities planning for health, fitness, physical activity, recreation, and sports. The need for these facilities and access to facilities is followed by a discussion of factors that must be considered when planning for them, planning steps, and a summary and conclusions.