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Title: Social and Interpersonal Problems Related to School Aged Youth (Introductory Packet)

Description: This introductory packet provides a brief introduction to recent efforts to synthesize fundamental social and interpersonal areas of competence and problem functioning, the topic is outlined within the American Pediatric Association's framework. The range of interventions discussed is consistent with that framework - emphasizing the importance of accommodations as well as strategies designed to change the individual. Please Click on the following to Download entire packet. Keywords: mental health, social problems, interpersonal problems, youth, schools, competence, psychosocial problems, best practice, standard based reform,

Access at:   http://smhp.psych.ucla.edu/pdfdocs/socialproblems/socialprobs.pdf  985kb; 130pp