"This award winning book is widely used by hospices, schools, hospitals and mortuaries as well as by parents and therapists. It is a gentle, non-threatening presentation of death with a healing discussion of emotional issues."
A Need to Succeed - Helping College Students With Special Needs
How many Adventist colleges are prepared to deal with special needs students? Should colleges admit students with special needs? Nine typical behavior patterns that the author has observed at the college level are listed. Helpful resources, ways to help, types...
A Painful Lesson of Failure
In this article she suggests a variety of helpful, scripture-based tips for helping students avoid, deal with, and lessen the effects of failure.
A study of religious attitudes and problems as perceived by current and former Seventh-day Adventist students at Seventh-day Adventist mission secondary schools in Hong Kong
Problem: In spite of the combined efforts of both the local churches and the schools, the church attendance of Seventh-day Adventist adolescents has been low. This present study was to identify the religious attitudes of current Adventist students and...
A Suicide Prevention Program for Adventist Schools
An epidemic of teenage suicide necessitates a comprehensive approach that involves the family, school, and community resources. The pressures and changes experienced in adolescence contribute to this problem. Suicidal teens perceive themselves to be helpless,...
Adventist Family Ministries
Target areas for the Family Ministries Department of the Seventh-day Adventist Church include premarital guidance, marriage and parent education, extended families, single parenting, step-family needs, and the family needs of singles. The development of relational...
Adventist Peace Fellowship
Adventist Peace Fellowship seeks to raise consciousness about the centrality of peacemaking to the beliefs and heritage of the Seventh-day Adventist Church and to encourage action.
American Association of Christian Counselors
"AACC is committed to assisting Christian counselors, the entire ‘community of care,’ licensed professionals, pastors, and lay church members with little or no formal training. It is our intention to equip clinical, pastoral, and lay care-givers...
American Horticultural Therapy Association
Website of the American Horticultural Therapy Association provides information about Horticultural Therapy
American School Counselor Association - ASCA
ASCA "supports school counselors' efforts to help students focus on academic, personal/social and career development so they achieve success in school and are prepared to lead fulfilling lives as responsible members of society.
An Attitude - Which One Would You Like?
"It’s encouraging to know that we
don’t have to be victims of circumstance.
We have a choice of our
attitude responses, and it truly is a
benefit to us that we do."
Appropriate Levels for Drug Education Topics
This JAE article considers age-appropriate drug education methods. Principles include beginning the education early, tying to maturity levels, and considering the many factors of the decision. Drug education topics appropriate to age groups are suggested.
Are Standardized Tests Being Used Appropriately?
Grade 3-Grade 12
Standardized tests have traditionally been used to determine students' academic standing and grade level, rate school districts, set real estate prices, and even determine whether a teacher will be rehired. Are these appropriate uses for tests? Carol Hammond...
Barnabas International - Pastoral Care for Missionaries & Their Families
This ministry provides images, articles, resources and information to encourage and strengthen missionaries, missionary kids, global servants and their families.
Bringing Christianity into Courtship
"Because it involves the intention
of marriage and establishment of a
permanent relationship, courtship should
be entered into with utmost seriousness
and care. Here are eight helpful principles."
Calming the Confronter
"Meeting students' human needs outside the classroom can smooth academic progress." An English teacher's story of the transformation of a student's in-class behavior.
Career Guidance and Sabbath Observance
This article discusses how to help students choose and prepare for their future vocations, while taking Sabbath observance into consideration.
Challenging and Defiant Students
Understanding the reasons for a student's defiance is necessary to help the student. Understanding ways to meet the student's defiance is necessary to help the teacher. This article lists how teachers should talk to defiant students. It also suggests how teachers...
Child Study Teams
A descriptive overview of child study teams that focuses on devising ways of meeting the special needs students may have, and providing solutions to problems that require intervention from specialized personnel.
Children and Grief
This 2006 NAD Teachers Convention break-out session presented the stages of grief and how children in their various developmental stages relate to it. It educates teachers and parents about the realities and emotions that children are experiencing when there...