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Title Youth : practices, perspectives and challenges / editor, Elizabeth Trejos-Castillo
Published Hauppauge, New York : Nova Science Publishers, Inc., [2013]
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Contents Section 1 Youth Health -- ch. 1 Evaluation of Nutrition Outcomes in Youth: Challenges and Opportunities / Timothy Matthiessen -- ch. 2 The Risk of Cardiovascular Disease and its Associations between Obesity and Physical Activity in Adolescents: International Perspectives / Julien S. Baker -- ch. 3 TDM as a Tool for the Personalization of Psychiatric Treatment in Children and Adolescents / Giorgos Alevizopoulos -- ch. 4 The Assessment of Schizotypal Experiences in Adolescent Population / Jose Muniz -- Section 2 Contextual Effects and Socialization Processes -- ch. 5 Youth Violence: Risks, Causes, Management Strategies and Directions for Future Inquiry / Suman Sarkar -- ch. 6 Determining Adolescents' Risk for Involvement in Bullying or Cyberbullying: A Review of Two Studies / Jeremy D. Jewell -- ch. 7 Cannabis Use Disorders Predispose to the Development of Sexually Transmitted Diseases among Youth / Levent Kirisci
Ch. 15 Youth Participation and Protection: From Theory to Practice / Sonia Bernardes -- ch. 16 Reforming Juvenile Justice: Case Studies in Reinvestment and Realignment / Lisa Marie Vasquez -- ch. 17 System Maturation: Leveraging Change and Reducing Disproportionate Contact through Risk Assessment / Eyitayo Onifade -- ch. 18 Human Capital Development among Immigrant Youth / Nancy Trevino Schafer
Ch. 8 Beyond School and Family: The Basis and the Structure of the Tertiary Socialisation Field and the "Youth-affairs" as an Autonomous Area / Levente Szekely -- ch. 9 Hispanic Adolescent Challenges in the School Environment / Francisco B. Debaran -- Section 3 Treatment and Intervention Issues -- ch. 10 Aggression Replacement Training for Disruptive Adolescents: Efficacy, Effectiveness, and New Directions Involving Families / Ellen R. Pucke -- ch. 11 When Words Fail -- A Role Specific Perspective on the Treatment of Youths / Nikolas Anastasiadis -- ch. 12 Earning Grades with Excellent Intelligence Assessed by Raven's Matrices / Elisabeth Rudowicz -- ch. 13 Family Dysfunction in Pediatric Bipolar Disorder and Associated Family-Based Interventions / Heather R. Rosen -- ch. 14 Achieving Academic Resilience for Mexican American Students: Issues and Challenges / Eva Midobuche -- Section 4 Social Policy and Institutional Support
Notes Includes index
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Subject Youth -- Health and hygiene.
Youth -- Social conditions.
Form Electronic book
Author Trejos-Castillo, Elizabeth.
ISBN 162618111X (electronic bk.)
9781626181113 (electronic bk.)