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Title Obsessive compulsive disorder : cognitive behaviour therapy with children and young people / edited by Polly Waite and Tim Williams
Published London ; New York : Routledge, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 192 pages) : illustrations, plans
Series CBT with children, adolescents and families
CBT with children, adolescents and families.
Contents Introduction to obsessive compulsive disorder / Tim Williams and Polly Waite -- The use of CBT with children and adolescents / Cathy Creswell and Polly Waite -- Cognitive behavioural assessment of OCD in children and adolescents / Catherine Gallop -- Planning and carrying out treatment / Polly Waite, Catherine Gallop and Linda J. Atkinson -- CBT with younger children / Linda J. Atkinson -- CBT with adolescents / Polly Waite -- Working with families / Blake Stobie -- Issues and future directions in childhood OCD / Paul M. Salkovskis, Polly Waite and Tim Williams
Summary Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is characterised by a person's obsessive, distressing, intrusive thoughts and their related compulsions. It affects an estimated one percent of teenagers and has been detected in children as young as three years old. In this concise, accessible book experienced contributors provide detailed guidance on carrying out assessments and treatment for children and young people with OCD from a cognitive behavioural perspective
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-161) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Cognitive therapy for children.
Cognitive therapy for teenagers.
Obsessive-compulsive disorder in adolescence.
Obsessive-compulsive disorder in children.
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder -- therapy.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy -- methods.
Form Electronic book
Author Waite, Polly, 1972-
Williams, Tim, 1955-
ISBN 0203884655 (electronic bk.)
041540388X (hbk.)
0415403898 (paperback)
9780203884652 (electronic bk.)
9780415403887 (hbk.)
9780415403894 (paperback)