Schools as the Psychological Emergency Rooms of Society


“Crises do not happen by appointment, and we cannot wait for the scheduled 30 minutes with the therapist when they occur. Professionals must be able to provide on-the-spot support and must be prepared to prevent urgencies from becoming emergencies. Nowhere is this more true than in the schools, as they are the psychological emergency rooms of our society.”

Life Space Crisis Intervention: Talking With Students in Conflict

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Author: manderson

I live in NYC.

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