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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 12 new and published books in the subject of Developmental Psychopathology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Neurodevelopmental Disorders

    Research challenges and solutions

    Edited by Jo Van Herwegen, Deborah Riby

    Series: Research Methods in Developmental Psychology: A Handbook Series

    Interest in the field of neurodevelopmental disorders has grown exponentially in recent years across a range of disciplines, including psychology, psychiatry, education and neuroscience. The research itself has become more sophisticated, using multidisciplinary methods to probe interdisciplinary...

    Published December 10th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. The Good Life

    Wellbeing and the new science of altruism, selfishness and immorality

    By Graham Music

    Are we born selfish or primed to help others? Does stress make people more antisocial? Can we ever be genuinely altruistic? This book explores some of the dilemmas at the heart of being human. Integrating cutting edge studies with in-depth clinical experience, Graham Music synthesizes a wealth of...

    Published May 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Development and Prevention of Behaviour Problems

    From Genes to Social Policy

    Edited by Richard E. Tremblay, Marcel A. G. van Aken, Willem Koops

    This book brings together world leading researchers from diverse fields to explore the potential causes of the development of behaviour problems. The book presents theories that hope to influence public health, education and social policy in the prevention of the costly social troubles that...

    Published October 21st 2012 by Psychology Press

  4. Current Issues in Developmental Disorders

    Edited by Chloë R. Marshall

    Series: Current Issues in Developmental Psychology

    Cognitive development in children is a highly complex process which, while remarkably resilient, can be disrupted in a variety of ways. This volume focuses on two types of neurodevelopmental disorder: syndromic conditions such as fragile X syndrome, Down syndrome, Williams syndrome and...

    Published August 13th 2012 by Psychology Press

  5. Nadia Revisited

    A Longitudinal Study of an Autistic Savant

    By Lorna Selfe

    This book re-examines the case of Nadia, discovered as a child aged six, who had been drawing with phenomenal skill and visual realism from the age of three, despite having autism and severe learning difficulties. The original research was published in 1977 and caused great international interest....

    Published June 15th 2011 by Psychology Press

  6. Childhood Disorders

    Second Edition

    By Philip C. Kendall, Jonathan S. Comer

    Series: Clinical Psychology: A Modular Course

    In this Revised Edition of Childhood Disorders, Philip C. Kendall and Jonathan S. Comer present current information about the full range of psychological disorders that occur in childhood, and discuss the major models that guide the thinking about each disorder. Specific criteria for diagnosis...

    Published May 4th 2010 by Psychology Press

  7. Abnormal Child Psychology

    A Developmental Perspective

    By Linda Wilmshurst

    Abnormal Child Psychology: A Developmental Perspective is intended for undergraduate and Masters-level students enrolled in courses in Abnormal Child and Adolescent Psychology. Written from a developmental perspective, the book is organized around five prominent and recurring themes: the...

    Published August 28th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Language and Cognitive Processes in Developmental Disorders

    A Special Issue of Language and Cognitive Processes

    Edited by Dorothy Bishop

    Series: Special Issues of Language and Cognitive Processes

    This Special Issue encompasses studies of a wide range of developmental disorders, including Specific Language Impairment (SLI), reading disability, Williams Syndrome, hearing impairment and autistic disorder. Chiat contributes a theoretical analysis of the underlying nature of Specific Language...

    Published May 9th 2001 by Psychology Press

  9. Childhood Disorders

    By Philip C. Kendall

    Series: Clinical Psychology: A Modular Course

    In Childhood Disorders, Philip C. Kendall provides an up-to-date summary of the current information about the psychological disorders of childhood - their causes, nature and course - together with discussion and evaluation of the major models that guide psychological thinking about the disorders....

    Published February 2nd 2000 by Psychology Press

  10. Psychopathology

    By John Stirling, Jonathan Hellewell

    Series: Routledge Modular Psychology

    Psychopathology is a psychologically based account of the major mental illnesses, including schizophrenia, personality disorders, anxiety and mood disorders as well as eating disorders....

    Published March 31st 1999 by Routledge