Self-Harm and Eating Disorders in Schools

A Guide to Whole-School Strategies & Practical Support

Pooky Knightsmith

ISBN
9781849055840
£17.99 £17.99
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Product Type Book
Format 224pp paperback
Essential information and practical guidance to help school staff support young people.
Essential information and practical guidance to help school staff support young people.
Incidents of self-harm and eating disorders are increasing among young people and they frequently co-occur. This book provides vital guidance to help school staff spot early warning signs, understand triggers and support students in their care. A practical guide that will help schools gain a better understanding of self-harm and eating disorders by dispelling misconceptions and providing advice on whole-school policies as well as day-to-day strategies for lessons, mealtimes and in one-on-one sessions. Explains how to respond to disclosures, make referrals and work alongside parents to assist in recovery.