TOPIC: Prevention for Students "At Risk"
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H.S. Adelman & L. Taylor (2002). Building Comprehensive, Multifaceted, and Integrated Approaches to Addressing Barriers to Student Learning. Childhood Education, 78(5), 261-268
H.S. Adelman & L. Taylor (2000). Moving Prevention From the Fringes into the Fabric of School Improvement. Journal of Educational and Psychological Consultation, 11(1), 7-36.
H.S. Adelman,. & Taylor, L. (1999). A School-wide Component to Address Barriers to Learning. Reading and Writing Quarterly, 15(4) 277-302.
L. Taylor & H.S. Adelman (1999). Personalizing Classroom Instruction to Account for Motivational and Developmental
Reading & Writing Quarterly, 15 (4), 255-276.
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Adolescence: Growing Up in America Today. By Dryfoos, J.G. and Barkin, C. 2006. Oxford University Press.
- Adolescent Reputations and Risk: Developmental Trajectories to Delinquency. By Carroll, A., Houghton, S., Durkin, K., & Hattie, J.A. (2010). Springer.
Handbook of Adolescent Behavioral Problems: Evidence-Based Approaches to Prevention and Treatment (issues in Children's and Families' Lives. Gullotta, T. and Adams, G. (Eds.) (2005). Guiford Press.
Helping Adolescents at Risk Prevention of Multiple Problem Behaviors. Biglan, A., Brennan, P., Foster, S., & Holder, H. (2005). Guiford Press.
"School-based Programs and Policies to Discourage Student High-Risk Behaviors and Promote Health and Wellness."
Burke, R.W., Axelrod J., Weist M., Paternite, C. (2006). The State Education Standard, 7 (1). National Association of State Boards, Alexandria, VA.
Strengths-Based Counseling With At-Risk Youth
Ungar,M. (2006). Corwin Press. 144pp.
Youth at Risk: A Prevention Resource for Counselors, Teachers, and Parents. American Counseling Association (2005).Prentice Hall. 480pp.
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