Course: HSCI 466ADO. Health Issues of the Adolescent (1)
An introduction to the current health concerns of adolescents in the secondary-school setting. Emphasis is placed on the role of the teacher in working with students who have special health needs and conditions and measures that enhance successful learning. Topics include attention to teacher observation skills, mandated health screening and immunizations, parent referral and follow-up procedures, and the contribution of school personnel to a Coordinated School Health Program. This course is restricted to students in the College of Education Credential Program and is required for the Single Subject Credential.