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Author Carr, Alan.

Title What Works with Children and Adolescents? : a Critical Review of Psychological Interventions with Children, Adolescents and their Families
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (383 pages)
Contents Cover; What Works for Children and Adolescents?: A critical review of psychological interventions with children, adolescents and their families; Copyright; Contents; Figures and Tables; Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; 2 Child abuse; 3 Enuresis and encopresis; 4 Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder; 5 Oppositional defiant disorder; 6 Adolescent conduct problems; 7 Drug abuse; 8 Anxiety disorders; 9 Depression and grief; 10 Anorexia and bulimia; 11 Paediatric pain problems; 12 Adjustment to parental separation and divorce; 13 Conclusions; References; Index
Summary What Works with Children and Adolescents? fulfils the need for a concise, empirically-based study of the types of psychological treatments that may be effective for common psychological problems in childhood and adolescence. Providing a solid foundation for evidence-based practice in the treatment of children and adolescents, the book offers evidence from over 150 rigorously conducted research trials. Examining problems which are of central concern to practising clinicians - including child abuse, enuresis and encopresis, ADHD, childhood conduct problems, adolescent violence, drug
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Subject Adolescent psychotherapy -- Evaluation.
Child psychotherapy -- Evaluation.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1134971818 (electronic bk.)
9781134971817 (electronic bk.)