School issues in adolescent school refusal

Campbell, Marilyn A. (2001) School issues in adolescent school refusal. Connections, 18(4), pp. 24-27.

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School refusal in adolescence is a serious problem for a young person's social and educational development. Apart from the legal considerations of not attending school, there is often family disruption and conflict about the issue, poor peer relationships and usually serious academic underachievement.The underlying reasons for school refusal and management strategies are explored.

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ID Code: 15353
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: No
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Keywords: School refusal, adolescents, social anxiety
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > SPECIALIST STUDIES IN EDUCATION (130300) > Learning Sciences (130309)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2001 Queensland Guidance and Counselling Association Inc.
Copyright Statement: Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher.
Deposited On: 27 Oct 2008 00:00
Last Modified: 19 Oct 2015 05:12

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