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Physical Restraint and Seclusion in Schools

Physical Restraint and Seclusion in Schools
Author(s):
Reece L. Peterson
Joseph B. Ryan
Michael Rozalski
Year published:
Publisher:
Council for Exceptional Children
Product Number:
P6129
ISBN Number:
978-0-86586-483-2
Member Price:
$26.95
Non-Member Price:
$26.95
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Explore the realities behind the headlines concerning children who have been isolated or physically restrained in schools, sometimes resulting in injury or even death. The editors explore the legal and ethical issues underlying these practices and, importantly, what can be done to move schools away from potentially harmful treatment of children.

Table of Contents:

  • Chapter 1: The Use of Physical Restraint and Seclusion in Schools: A Growing Concern
  • Chapter 2: Law, Policy, and Litigation on Physical Restraint and Seclusion in Schools
  • Chapter 3: Ethical Issues in the Use of Restraint and Seclusion
  • Chapter 4: Proactive Techniques to prevent and Reduce Conflict
  • Chapter 5: De-Escalating Conflict and Aggressive Behavior
  • Chapter 6: Training Educators for Crisis Intervention
  • Chapter 7: Effective Strategies to Reduce the Use of Restraint and Seclusion in Schools
  • Chapter 8: Conclusions and Recommendations 

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