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Serving Teens with Mental Illness in the Library A Practical Guide

by Deborah K. Takahashi

Part of the Libraries Unlimited Professional Guides for Young Adult Librarians Series Series

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

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

Serving Teens with Mental Illness in the Library A Practical Guide Press Reviews

This clearly and compellingly written guide is a well-considered and practical volume that offers a one-stop resource on this important topic in teens' lives and the lives of the library staff who serve them. - Booklist

Book Information

ISBN: 9781440862762
Publication date: 10th April 2019
Author: Deborah K. Takahashi
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited Inc an imprint of ABC-CLIO
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 149 pages
Categories: School libraries & young reader services ,

About Deborah K. Takahashi

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.

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