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Title Assessing childhood psychopathology and developmental disabilities / edited by Johnny L. Matson, Frank Andrasik, Michael L. Matson
Published New York, NY : Springer Science + Business Media, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 506 pages) : illustrations
Contents History, overview, and trends in child and adolescent psychological assessment / Robert W. Heffer, Tammy D. Barry, and Beth H. Garland -- Diagnostic classification systems / Jeremy D. Jewell, Stephen D.A. Hupp, and Andrew M. Pomerantz -- Interview and report writing / Amie E. Grills-Taquechel, Rosanna Polifroni, and Jack M. Fletcher -- Intelligence testing / R.W. Kamphaus, Cecil R. Reynolds, and Katie King Vogel -- Rating scale systems for assessing psychopathology : the Achenbach System of Empirically Based Assessment (ASEBA) and the Behavior Assessment System for Children-2 (BASC-2) / Leslie A. Rescorla -- Neuropsychological disorders of children / WM. Drew Gouvier, Audrey Baumeister, and Kola Ijaola -- Assessment of conduct problems / Nicole R. Powell ... [et al.] -- Evidence-based assessment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) / Paula Sowerby and Gail Tripp -- Assessment of mood disorders in children and adolescents / C. Emily Durbin and Sylia Wilson -- Assessment of bipolar disorder in children / Stephanie Danner, Matthew E. Young, and Mary A. Fristad -- Academic assessment / George H. Noell, Scott P. Ardoin, and Kristin A. Gansle -- Behavioral assessment of self-injury / Timothy R. Vollmer, Kimberly N. Sloman, and Carrie S.W. Borrero -- Autism spectrum disorders and comorbid psychopathology / Jessica A. Boisjoli and Johnny L. Matson -- Assessment of eating disorder symptoms in children and adolescents / Nancy Zucker ... [et al.] -- Pain assessment / Frank Andrasik and Carla Rime -- Assessment of pediatric feeding disorders / Cathleen C. Piazza and Henry S. Roane
Summary Pediatric psychologists and allied professionals, by contrast, know the importance of using accurate measures with high predictive quality to identify pathologies early, form precise case conceptualizations, and provide relevant treatment options. This title offers a range of methods from infancy through adolescence
Notes "A companion volume, Treating psychopathology and developmental disabilities, is also available to ensure greater continuity on the road from assessment to intervention to outcome"--Page 4 of cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Child psychopathology.
Children with mental disabilities -- Mental health.
Developmentally disabled children -- Mental health.
Child Development.
Developmental Disabilities -- psychology.
Adolescent Development.
Child Psychiatry.
Form Electronic book
Author Matson, Johnny L.
Andrasik, Frank, 1949-
Matson, Michael L.
LC no. 2008931166
ISBN 0387095284 (electronic bk.)
9780387095288 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Treating childhood psychopathology and developmental disabilities