Serving Teens with Mental Illness in the Library: A Practical Guide

by
Deborah K. Takahashiauthor

Deborah K. Takahash is branch librarian for Pasadena Public Library. She specializes in Youth Services. Certified in Youth Mental Health First Aid, she writes for ALA's Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) blog.

Serving Teens with Mental Illness in the Library: A Practical Guide

20190430

Libraries Unlimited

Pages 172
Topics Children's and Young Adult Services;Children's and Young Adult Collection Management;Bipolar Disorder;Building a Plan;Depression;Panic Attacks;Partnerships;Resources;Responding to a Crisis;Schizophrenia;Self-Care

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Serving Teens with Mental Illness in the Library: A Practical Guide

Author(s): Takahashi, Deborah;
Contributors: Takahashi, Deborah;
Abstract:

As a teen librarian, you are more likely than not to encounter teens with mental health issues. Will you know how to help them? This guide explains what to do and what not to do.


• Addresses a growing need for librarians who can lead teens to mental health resources

• Provides a broad perspective on the many things librarians can do to help teens with mental health issues

• Gives practical guidelines for improving services, programs, and collections to support this population

SortTitle: serving teens with mental illness in the library: a practical guide
Keyword(s): Children's and Young Adult Services; Children's and Young Adult Collection Management; Bipolar Disorder; Building a Plan; Depression; Panic Attacks; Partnerships; Resources; Responding to a Crisis; Schizophrenia; Self-Care
Author Info:
Deborah K. Takahashiauthor

Deborah K. Takahash is branch librarian for Pasadena Public Library. She specializes in Youth Services. Certified in Youth Mental Health First Aid, she writes for ALA's Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) blog.

eISBN-13: 9781440862779
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440862762
Imprint: Libraries Unlimited
Pages: 172
Publication Date: 20190430
Series: Libraries Unlimited Professional Guides for Young Adult Librarians Series