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  1. Promoting Adolescent Development in Community Context

    Challenges To Scholars, Nonprofit Managers, and Higher Education. A Special Issue of applied Developmental Science

    Edited by Shepherd Zeldin, Linda Camino, Wendy Wheeler

    The scholarships of discovery (empirical research) and application (community-based practice) are alone insufficient in creating the types of valid and relevant information necessary to understand and promote youth development as it occurs in community context. Discovery and application need to be...

    Published July 31st 2000 by Psychology Press

  2. Adolescent Relationships and Drug Use

    By Michelle A. Miller-Day, Janet Alberts, Michael L. Hecht, Melanie R. Trost, Robert L. Krizek

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    Adolescent Relationships and Drug Use explores the communicative and relational features of adolescent drug use. It focuses on peer norms, risk, and protective factors and considers how drugs are offered to adolescents, examining such factors as who makes the offers and how they are resisted, where...

    Published January 31st 2000 by Psychology Press

  3. Adolescent Psychiatry, V. 24

    Annals of the American Society for Adolescent Psychiatry

    Edited by Aaron H. Esman

    Launched in 1971, Adolescent Psychiatry promised "to explore adolescence as a process . . . to enter challenging and exciting areas that may have profound effects on our basic concepts." Further, they promised "a series that will provide a forum for the expression of ideas and problems that plague...

    Published November 30th 1999 by Routledge

  4. The Health Care Setting As A Context for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse

    A Special Issue of children's Health Care

    Edited by Keith L. Kaufman

    This special issue was designed to explore the role of health care professionals in the assessment, treatment, and prevention of child maltreatment. The initial five articles were solicited to enhance our understanding of various forms of child maltreatment as well as approaches designed to...

    Published April 30th 1999 by Psychology Press

  5. Adolescent Psychiatry, V. 23

    Annals of the American Society for Adolescent Psychiatry

    Edited by Aaron H. Esman

    Launched in 1971, Adolescent Psychiatry, in the words of founding coeditors Sherman C. Feinstein, Peter L. Giovacchinni, and Arthur A. Miller, promised "to explore adolescence as a process . . . to enter challenging and exciting areas that may have profound effects on our basic concepts." Further,...

    Published October 31st 1998 by Routledge

  6. Studying Minority Adolescents

    Conceptual, Methodological, and Theoretical Issues

    Edited by Vonnie C. McLoyd, Laurence Steinberg

    In the burgeoning research literature on adolescents, the relative paucity of work examining ethnic variations in developmental processes is a glaring gap, particularly because approximately one third of American young people now come from an ethnic minority background. A primary factor in this...

    Published June 30th 1998 by Psychology Press

  7. Antisocial Behavior and Mental Health Problems

    Explanatory Factors in Childhood and Adolescence

    By Rolf Loeber, David P. Farrington, Magda Stouthamer-Loeber, Welmoet B. Van Kammen

    Epidemiological surveys have provided key information about the prevalence and degree of seriousness at different ages of a wide array of problem behaviors such as delinquency, substance use, early sexual involvement, and mental health disorders. Knowledge of the extent of these problems and...

    Published June 30th 1998 by Psychology Press

  8. Empirically Supported Psychosocial Interventions for Children

    A Special Issue of the journal of Clinical Child Psychology

    Edited by Christopher J. Lonigan, Jean C. Elbert

    Attempts to identify empirically supported psychosocial interventions for children with specific disorders and commentary on the state of the research literature in those areas....

    Published May 31st 1998 by Psychology Press

  9. Adolescents' Health

    A Developmental Perspective

    By Inge Seiffge-Krenke

    This book is devoted to identifying the precursors of adolescents' health problems and risk taking behaviors and the developmental processes that accompany them. It presents data on lay conceptions of health and illness, physical maturity, causes of mortality and morbidity, and patterns of...

    Published March 31st 1998 by Psychology Press

  10. Adolescence

    Psychotherapy and the Emergent Self

    By Mark McConville

    Many therapists can attest to the fact that adolescents can be difficult and frustating clients-problems are seldom well defined, clearly delineated symptoms are more exception than the rule, and troubling situations often involve the entire family. Gestalt therapist Mark...

    Published January 31st 1998 by Gestalt Press