Mental health issues and students with emotional and behavioral disorders

Kendra P. DeLoach McCutcheon, Melissa Dvorsky, Elaine Miller, Michael Paget

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Students with emotional and behavioral challenges are significantly impacted by mental health issues. Teachers and other school staff need mental health knowledge to work more effectively with these students. Collaboration with mental health professionals and sharing of information is essential.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAdvances in Special Education
Number of pages27
StatePublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameAdvances in Special Education
ISSN (Print)02704013



  • Barriers to learning
  • Collaboration
  • Emotional and behavioral disorders
  • Emotionally disturbed
  • Mental health
  • School-based mental health

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Education
  • Clinical Psychology

Cite this

DeLoach McCutcheon, K. P., Dvorsky, M., Miller, E., & Paget, M. (2012). Mental health issues and students with emotional and behavioral disorders. In Advances in Special Education (Vol. 23, pp. 129-155). (Advances in Special Education; Vol. 23).