Understand the Problem or Crisis
Select the eBook on your topic. Additional eBooks are linked from either the library's web page or the online catalog.
Family Relations Competency
Check with Mrs. Vaughn for this assignment. There are a variety of resources, both print and online, that will help in your research. Books on many of the suggested topics will be reserved in the main library under Mrs. Vaughn's name. Additional books can be found in the Online Library Catalog on the library's web page.
REMOTE ACCESS: To access the library resources from home, please get the passwords from the library or the Library's Aspen page.
Databases are reliable, accurate and authoritative sources of information. Search by keyword to find current articles about the problem or crisis as well as coping strategies.
eBooks on Social Problems related to Families
Search for your specific topic in these general books on social problems.
For reliable websites with accurate information, select URLs that end with .org, .edu ad .gov. Search for "coping skills for" and add the subject you have selected. There are many organizations that have guidance on dealing with specific issues such as addiction.
Diseases and Disorders
The book series titled Coping with..." describes numerous strategies for dealing with crises. Check in the Online Catalog for book titles and other books on your topic.
Personal Experiences with Family Crises
Check the Online Catalog for biographies or books that describe an individual dealing with a crisis in the family.