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Child & adolescent psychiatry [electronic resource] : a practical guide /
Dorothy Stubbe.
imprint
Philadelphia, PA : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2007.
description
p. ; cm.
ISBN
078177831X (alk. paper), 9780781778312 (alk. paper)
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imprint
Philadelphia, PA : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2007.
isbn
078177831X (alk. paper)
9780781778312 (alk. paper)
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Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
catalogue key
6778774
 
Electronic reproduction. New York, N.Y. : Ovid Technologies, Inc. Available via World Wide Web.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Doody's Reviews, April 2007
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Main Description
Using the easy-to-read, conversational style found in all Practical Guides in Psychiatry titles, this user-friendly handbook is a quick, concise guide for professionals on the front lines of child and adolescent mental health care.
Main Description
Written by the training director of Yale Child Study Center's world-renowned psychiatry program, this practical handbook is a quick, concise guide for professionals on the front lines of child and adolescent mental health care. Using the conversational style and clinical vignettes found in all Practical Guides in Psychiatrytitles, Dr. Stubbe takes clinicians through each step of the psychiatric care process, delivering essential fast facts and effective patient care strategies. Sections cover psychiatric evaluation; disorders seen in infants, children, and adolescents; treatment modalities and treatment planning; and special circumstances including psychiatric emergencies, child neglect and abuse, and family issues. Easy-to-use appendices include rating scales and resource information. The Practical Guides in Psychiatryseries provides quick, concise information for professionals on the front lines of mental health care. Written in an easy-to-read, conversational style, these invaluable resources take you through each step of the psychiatric care process, delivering fast facts and helpful strategies that help you provide effective and compassionate care to your patients.
Long Description
Written by the training director of Yale Child Study Center's world-renowned psychiatry program, this practical handbook is a quick, concise guide for professionals on the front lines of child and adolescent mental health care. Using the conversational style and clinical vignettes found in all Practical Guides in Psychiatry titles, Dr. Stubbe takes clinicians through each step of the psychiatric care process, delivering essential fast facts and effective patient care strategies. Sections cover psychiatric evaluation; disorders seen in infants, children, and adolescents; treatment modalities and treatment planning; and special circumstances including psychiatric emergencies, child neglect and abuse, and family issues. Easy-to-use appendices include rating scales and resource information. The Practical Guides in Psychiatry series provides quick, concise information for professionals on the front lines of mental health care. Written in an easy-to-read, conversational style, these invaluable resources take you through each step of the psychiatric care process, delivering fast facts and helpful strategies that help you provide effective and compassionate care to your patients.
Table of Contents
Prefacep. vii
General Principles of Development and the Psychiatric Evaluation of Children and Adolescentsp. 1
Overview of Developmentp. 2
The Psychiatric Evaluationp. 14
Axis I Disorders Usually First Diagnosed in Infancy, Childhood, or Adolescencep. 33
Developmental Disordersp. 34
Mental Retardationp. 34
Learning Disordersp. 41
Pervasive Developmental Disorders: The Autism Spectrum Disordersp. 46
Disruptive Behavior Disordersp. 57
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorderp. 57
Conduct Disorder and Oppositional Defiant Disorderp. 69
Other Disorders of Infancy, Childhood, or Adolescencep. 79
Separation Anxiety Disorderp. 79
Selective Mutismp. 83
Tic Disordersp. 87
Tourette and Other Tic Disordersp. 87
Elimination Disordersp. 94
Elimination Disorders: Functional Encopresis and Functional Enuresisp. 94
Feeding and Eating Disorders of Infancy or Early Childhoodp. 100
Feeding and Eating Disorders of Infancy or Early Childhood: Pica, Rumination Disorder, Feeding Disorder of Infancy or Early Childhoodp. 100
General Psychiatric Disorders that May Begin in Childhood or Adolescencep. 105
Depressive Disorders: Major Depression, Dysthymia, Depression NOSp. 106
Juvenile Onset Bipolar Disorderp. 114
Anxiety Disorders: Generalized Anxiety, Phobias and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorderp. 120
Early Onset Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disordersp. 128
Eating Disorders: Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosap. 135
Substance Use Disordersp. 142
Trauma-Related Disordersp. 149
Adjustment Disordersp. 159
Special Clinical Circumstancesp. 163
Psychiatric Emergencies in Child and Adolescent Psychiatryp. 164
Child Neglect and Abusep. 172
Treatmentp. 179
Principles of Treatment Planningp. 180
Psychopharmacologyp. 183
Psychosocial Interventionsp. 200
Psychoeducational Interventionsp. 216
Consultations to Systems of Carep. 229
Appendicesp. 239
Essentials of the Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Evaluation/Reportp. 240
Psychiatric Review of Symptomsp. 242
Medication Appointment Recordp. 244
Abnormal Involuntary Movement Scale (AIMS)p. 246
The Simpson-Angus Scale (SAS)p. 248
Rating Scalesp. 250
Commonly Used Tests: Assessment of Children and Youthp. 257
DSM-IV-TR Mnemonicsp. 259
Resources for Parentsp. 260
Suggested Readingsp. 262
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