Child psychopathology / edited by Eric J. Mash, Russell A. Barkley.Material type: TextLanguage: English Publication details: New York : The Guilford Press, 2014.Edition: Third editionDescription: xiv, 1010 pages : illustrations ; 25 cmISBN:
- 618.928 23 MAS
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Introduction to Child Psychopathology ADHD, Conduct Disorders, and Substance Use Disorders Mood Disorders and Self-Harm Anxiety, Obsessive-Compulsive, and Stress Disorders Neurodevelopmental Disorders Infants and Children at Risk for Disorder Eating, Personality, and Health-Related Disorders
"This highly respected reference and text brings together leading authorities on the psychological, biological, and social-contextual determinants of child and adolescent problems. The comprehensive introductory chapter provides a state-of-the-art developmental-systems framework for understanding behavioral and emotional disturbances. Subsequent chapters synthesize the developmental psychopathology knowledge base on specific disorders. Coverage includes the characteristics, epidemiology, developmental course and outcomes, and etiological pathways of each disorder; risk and protective factors; and issues in conceptualization and diagnosis. Important unanswered questions are identified and implications for treatment and prevention considered. New to This Edition *Includes DSM-5 criteria and discussion of changes. *Incorporates over a decade's worth of research advances in genetics, neurobiology, and other areas. *Chapters on bipolar disorder, suicide/self-injury, obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders, and personality disorders. "--
"Now in a fully revised and updated second edition, this authoritative text integrates state-of-the-art theory and empirical research on a wide range of child and adolescent disorders. Featuring contributions from leading scholars and clinicians, the volume is notable for its comprehensive coverage of the biological, psychological, and social-contextual determinants of childhood problems. Each chapter focuses on a specific disorder, describing its characteristics, developmental course, and epidemiology; outlining current diagnostic and classification schemes; identifying risk and protective factors; and discussing implications for prevention and treatment. Including a new chapter on adolescent substance use disorders, the second edition has been updated throughout to reflect important advances in the field. Incorporated is emerging knowledge in the areas of neurobiology, genetics, developmental psychology, and emotions, as well as new findings on sex differences in psychopathology and long-term outcomes for children at risk"--
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
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