The School Practitioner's Concise Companion to Health and Well Being

Cynthia Franklin, Mary Beth Harris, Paula Allen-Meares

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Here, readers will find an overview of adolescent health issues and step-by-step prevention and intervention guidance. This Concise Companion covers major health issues that affect students' well being - from substance abuse to STDs to obesity - and presents strategies to improve student health by addressing risky behaviors. Each chapter is filled with charts, checklists and cases, organized around What We Know, What We Can Do, Tools and Practice Examples, and Key Points to Remember.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherOxford University Press
Number of pages196
ISBN (Electronic)9780199893508
ISBN (Print)9780195370591
StatePublished - Apr 1 2010
Externally publishedYes


  • Adolescent health issues
  • Health
  • Obesity
  • Risky behaviors
  • Stds
  • Student health
  • Well being

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)


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