A Study of Risk Factors of School Disengagement : Evidence from the InterRAI Child and Youth Mental Health Instrument ( ChYMH )

@inproceedings{Sun2018ASO,
  title={A Study of Risk Factors of School Disengagement : Evidence from the InterRAI Child and Youth Mental Health Instrument ( ChYMH )},
  author={Li Sun},
  year={2018}
}
School disengagement (SD) places students at risk of dropout, academic failure and other negative psychological outcomes. Based on the data derived from a sample of southern Ontario children, this exploratory study aims to identify a wide context of risk factors associated with SD among 1298 school-aged students. Logistic regression model revealed that substance use, family functioning , Attention Distractibility Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and victim of bullying significantly predicted SD… CONTINUE READING

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