Year: 1988 Source: School Counselor, v.36, no.2, (Nov. 1988), p.94-102 SIEC No: 19900259

Discusses development of effective policies & procedures for handling crisis situations in schools. An overview of legal guidelines is provided & case examples illustrating the need for workable policies & procedures are presented. An overall conceptual framework to assist schools in establishing school board policies, creating sensitivity to serious student problems, & conducting training for staff members is provided. (13 ref)