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Title Violent adolescents : understanding the destructive impulse / edited by Lynn Greenwood ; foreword by Robin Anderson
Published London ; New York : Karnac Books, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 103 pages .)
Series Forensic psychotherapy monograph series
Forensic psychotherapy monograph series.
Contents Understanding self-destructive behaviour in adolescence / A.L. Scherzer -- Beyond 'bullies' and 'victims' : a systemic approach to tackling school bullying / L. Berdondini, A.P.D. Liefooghe -- Parent battering and its roots in infantile trauma / R. du Bois -- Violence in care / B. Irvine -- Working with adolescents who want to kill themselves / E. Cooney, L. Greenwood
Summary This volume looks at the reasons behind adolescent violence and the possible solutions for handling the violent adolescent. The contributors are all experienced practitioners and draw from their extensive experience in their consulting rooms. The thought-provoking and concise chapters discuss such problems as school-bullying, self-destructive and suicidal adolescents, violence towards the parents and violence while in care. Part of the Forensic Psychotherapy Monograph Series
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 87-94) and index
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Subject Self-destructive behavior in adolescence.
Violence in adolescence.
Youth and violence.
Impulsive Behavior -- psychology
Psychotherapy -- methods.
Self-Injurious Behavior -- therapy.
Violence -- psychology.
Form Electronic book
Author Greenwood, Lynn.
ISBN 1849404704 (electronic bk.)
9781849404709 (electronic bk.)