Emotional Schools, The Looming Mental Health Crisis and A Pathway Through It
In "Emotional Schools, The Looming Mental Health Crisis and A Pathway Through It," Leroy Slanzi delves into the profound impact of societal changes, technology, and personal challenges on the behavior and mental well-being of students. The book features a comprehensive exploration of key topics, including the influence of screen time, financial strain, trauma, and emotional dysregulation. Slanzi emphasizes the critical role of educators in addressing these challenges and fostering a positive, supportive school culture that allows students to thrive academically, socially, and emotionally.
The book provides actionable insights into the science behind emotions, offering strategies for educators and students to cultivate self-awareness and effective emotional regulation. Slanzi emphasizes the importance of this knowledge, particularly for individuals who have experienced adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), as it enables them to navigate challenging situations and maintain emotional control.
Join Slanzi on a journey through the heart of education, where understanding emotions becomes the key to unlocking a brighter future.