Smith-Rex, Susan J.

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SMITH-REX, Susan J. American, b. 1950. Genres: Children's non-fiction. Career: Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC, professor of education, 1979-, director of Winthrop's Project for At Risk Initiatives, 1985-, director of Winthrop's Involvement in Nurturing and Graduating Students (WINGS) Program, 1990-. Director, PhoneFriend (talk line for York County children), 1984-. Host of the South Carolina public television programs Winthrop Challenge, 1988-91, and Perceptions, 1990-91. Publications: Art, Fine Motor, and Cognitive Ideas for Special Education, Communication Skill Builders, 1985; (with K. Frank) Getting a Grip on ADD: A Kid's Guide to Understanding and Coping with Attention Disorders, 1994; (with Frank) Getting a Life of Your Own: A Kid's Guide to Understanding and Coping with Family Alcoholism, 1995; (with Frank) Getting over the Blues: A Kid's Guide to Understanding and Coping with Unpleasant Feelings and Depression, 1996; (with Frank) Getting with It, 1997; (with Frank) ADHD: 102 Practical Strategies for Reducing the Deficit, 1997. Contributor to journals and newspapers. Address: College of Education, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC 29733, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]