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Developmental psychopathology : epidemiology, diagnostics, and treatment /
edited by Cecilia Ahmoi Essau and Franz Petermann.
imprint
Amsterdam : Harwood Academic Publishers, c1997.
description
xvii, 478 p.
ISBN
9057021900
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Amsterdam : Harwood Academic Publishers, c1997.
isbn
9057021900
catalogue key
2026654
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summaries
Main Description
A comprehensive summary of the most recent empirical findings on the prevalence, nature & treatment of specific childhood adolescent disorders.
Main Description
Presents a comprehensive summary of the most recent empirical findings on the prevalence, nature, and treatment of specific childhood and adolescent disorders. The volume is divided into three sections. Section One covers general issues in the scientific study of mental disorders. The chapters in Section Two will cover definition and classification, epidemiology, risk factors, course and outcome, etiologic factors, and treatment. The third and final section contains a chapter on progress and unresolved issues in the field with some recommendations for future studies. This book is written by experts in the field with a comprehensive range of the most recent research findings, and provides an invaluable reference source for the understanding of the current status of specific developmental psychopathology.
Main Description
This invaluable reference source contains the most recent findings of the current status of specific developmental psychopathology. Covers definition, classification, epidemiology, risk factors, course and outcome, etiologic factors and treatment.
Table of Contents
Foreword
Preface
List of Contributors
Introduction and General Issuesp. 1
Classification and Assessment Strategiesp. 19
Research Methods and Designsp. 63
Conduct and Oppositional Defiant Disordersp. 97
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorderp. 141
Pervasive Developmental Disordersp. 177
Anxiety Disordersp. 219
Mood Disordersp. 265
Substance Use Disordersp. 311
Feeding and Eating Disordersp. 351
Elimination Disordersp. 411
Progress and Unresolved Issues in Developmental Psychopathologyp. 447
Indexp. 473
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