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The Difficult Parent free pdf 'Clearly directed toward solutions, rather than perpetuating the 'blame game.' I highly recommend it. Nice job!' - Susan M. Nakaba, Associate Principal, Palos Verdes High School, Rolling Hills Estates, California The Difficult Parent will give any educational professional the nuts-and-bolts approach to dealing effectively with parental aggression. It is a book based on the author's extensive and nationwide research and on the application of the RAID approach. It features scenarios depicting confrontational situations experienced by various school personnel and interviews with educators who have successfully used the RAID approach to dealing with aggressive, confrontational parents . It offers simple, yet effective, resources to assist school administrators in such situations. This book focuses on strategies for handling parental aggression using a four-step approach: Recognizing the potential for a volatile encounter, Assessing your ability to emotionally handle the situation, Identifying your advantages, and Diffusing the parent's Aggressiveness during the initial approach and greeting (RAID).It is written in three parts to address the importance of communication and the difficulties aggressive individuals presents. Includes Built-In Facilitator's Guide for Professional Development Workshop.

About Charles M. Jaksec

Charles M. Jaksec III has served as a school social worker in The Hillsborough County School District for 21 years and has been a member of the district's crisis intervention team for 18 years. He serves as the chairperson of the district's Bullying Committee and is a member of the district's Violence Prevention Committee. Jaksec is the author of The Difficult Parent: An Educator's Guide to Handling Aggressive Behaviors (Corwin Press 2004) and The Confrontational Parent: A Practical Guide for School Leaders (Eye On Education, Inc. 2003). He speaks nationally and locally on the topics of school crisis intervention and parental aggression. Jaksec has a master's degree in counseling services from Slippery Rock University, and an educational specialist degree in counselor education and a doctorate in curriculum and instruction from the University of South Florida.

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Author : Charles M. Jaksec
Publisher : Corwin Press Inc
Data Published : 29 September 2004
ISBN : 0761988998
EAN : 9780761988991
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 168 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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