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Title Handbook of prescriptive treatments for children and adolescents / edited by Robert T. Ammerman, Michel Hersen, Cynthia G. Last
Edition Second edition
Published Boston : Allyn and Bacon, [1999]
Boston : Allyn and Bacon, ©1999


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Description xx, 426 pages ; 25 cm
Contents ch. 1. Prescriptive approach to treatment of children and adolescents -- ch. 2. Autistic disorder -- ch. 3. Mental retardation -- ch. 4. Specific developmental disorders -- ch. 5. Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder -- ch. 6. Conduct disorders -- ch. 7. Oppositional defiant disorder -- ch. 8. Depressive disorder -- ch. 9. Separation anxiety disorder -- ch. 10. Generalized anxiety disorder -- ch. 11. Phobic disorders -- ch. 12. Obsessive-compulsive disorder -- ch. 13. Gender identity disorders -- ch. 14. Substance use disorders -- ch. 15. Parasomnias -- ch. 16. Disorder -- ch. 17. Trichotillomia -- ch. 18. Fire setting -- ch. 19. Sexual abuse -- ch. 20. Physical abuse and neglect -- ch. 21. Children of divorce -- ch. 22. Chronic medical illness -- ch. 23. Health promotion
Summary Emanating from a strong scientific and empirical foundation, this updated Second Edition focuses on commonly occurring psychiatric and psychological disorders in children and adolescents. In this new edition, leading experts share research findings and clinical experiences and present in-depth discussions on how to address common impediments to successful intervention in the real world. Accordingly, the authors talk not just about "first line" interventions, but also about secondary and tertiary treatments should initial efforts be unsuccessful
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Adolescent psychiatry -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Behavior therapy for children -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Behavior therapy for teenagers -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Child psychiatry -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Behavior Therapy.
Drug Therapy.
Mental Disorders.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Author Ammerman, Robert T.
Hersen, Michel.
Last, Cynthia G.
LC no. 98039961
ISBN 0205268366