School refusal creates chaos in families and often becomes a vicious cycle in which students become trapped.
Often a symptom of anxiety and depression, school refusal creates an immediate short-term relief for kids seeking to escape aspects of the school day. But the result typically includes falling further behind academically, increased feelings of disconnection from peers, and lowered self-esteem.
Watch Susan Gibbs, LPC, to learn from her extensive experience in addressing school refusal effectively. She will bridge the clinical and educational words and share approaches for both environments so you can help struggling students and families.
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Purchase today to help students end the cycle of school refusal by changing the way they see themselves and the world around them.
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The What and the Why of School Refusal
Simple dislike, truancy, or something else entirely?
School Avoidance: A Vicious Cycle
Short-term relief with long-term consequences
Grounding and Planning, Not Coping
Power through or enhance resilience?
The Nurtured Heart Approach®
Inspire behavior vs manage behavior
Engagement and Connectedness
Multi-tiered support and collaborative intervention
Limitations of the Research and Potential Risks
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