Emergency Response Handbook for Youth Ministry (download)
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By Group Publishing

Teens face difficult, painful stuff in life--and they shouldn't struggle alone. But what do you say? How do you help? What if you make things worse?

This rapid-response handbook gives you and your youth group the confidence to share God's love and comfort with hurting friends.

You will be prepared to respond with 12 chapters focused on twelve emergencies that the teens you care for may encounter.

This is a downloadable file (PDF). - Size: 155 pages, 1.5 MB

Permission to print one copy.

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Topics include:







Crisis Pregnancy

Academic Problems

Family Conflict

Stress and Anxiety

Destructive Behavior

Gender Identity and Sexual Choices

Each chapter includes:

Real Life Narrative - Learn from someone who has been there

Care and Counseling Tips - Practical ideas to personally reach out in love

Tips for your entire youth group - Great ways your group can offer support

What to say and what not to say - Positive encouragement to help the hurting and advice on what not to say

You'll also find Scripture connections, guidelines for referring your friend to a professional counselor, additional resources, and ways your group can stand by your friend in need.


Chapter 1 Grief
Supporting Students During Loss
Chapter 2 Depression
Supporting Your Teenager in the Darkness
Chapter 3 Suicide
Intervening Before It's Too Late
Chapter 4 Addictions
Offering Love and Support to Those Who Are Trying to Quit
Chapter 5 Divorce
Supporting Your Student Through Family Changes
Chapter 6 Abuse
Empowering Victims to Regain Control of Their Lives
Chapter 7 Crisis Pregnancy
Loving Students Through Unplanned Pregnancy or Post-Abortion Stress
Chapter 8 Academic Problems
Assisting Students With School Struggles
Chapter 9 Family Conflict
Overcoming Communication Challenges Between Teenagers and Their Families
Chapter 10 Stress and Anxiety
Ministering to Stressed-Out Students
Chapter 11 Destructive Behavior
Understanding What's Behind Harmful Activities
Chapter 12 Gender Identity and Sexual Choices
Equipping Students to Make Wise Sexual Choices

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