Mental Health in Your School A Guide for Teachers and Others Working in Schools by Young Minds

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Published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Child & developmental psychology,
  • Child welfare,
  • Disability: social aspects,
  • Organization & management of education,
  • Schools,
  • Teaching of learning disabled persons,
  • Mental health,
  • Psychology,
  • Education Of Exceptional Children,
  • School health services,
  • Students

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8976852M
ISBN 101853024074
ISBN 109781853024078
OCLC/WorldCa35128756

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