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  1. The Conscience and Self-Conscious Emotions in Adolescence

    An integrative approach

    By Frans Schalkwijk

    The consequences of apparent moral failings in an individual are something that can be seen frequently in the media and in everyday life. One issue that is rarely addressed in public discussion about someone’s ‘lack of conscience’ is any thought as to how the conscience actually functions. In The...

    Published August 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Adolescent Identities

    A Collection of Readings

    Edited by Deborah L. Browning

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    Adolescent Identities draws the reader into the inner world of the adolescent to examine the process of identity formation through the various lenses of history, anthropology, sociology, psychology, and psychoanalysis. The volume reveals there is no single "normal" adolescent, nor is there a...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Psychological Assessment of Abused and Traumatized Children

    By Francis D. Kelly

    The past decade has seen more and more clinicians involved in the assessment and treatment of abused and traumatized children. They have contributed to an impressively large body of literature on the impact of abuse and trauma at all ages, the focus of which has been the short and long-term...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Family Influences on Childhood Behavior and Development

    Evidence-Based Prevention and Treatment Approaches

    Edited by Thomas P. Gullotta, Gary M. Blau

    Irrespective of theoretical orientation, families matter. Families are the entity in which children are introduced to words, objects, shapes, and colors. Families are the people related in a myriad of conventional and unconventional ways that clothe, bathe, and feed its biological and acquired...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Assessing Children's Well-Being

    A Handbook of Measures

    By Sylvie Naar-King, Deborah A. Ellis, Maureen A. Frey, Michele Lee Ondersma

    Behavioral medicine has now matured as a field to the point where all recognize that different populations are presented with different issues. Psychological reactions and patterns affect the health and well-being of children, as well as adults, and numerous standardized instruments for the...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Conduct and Oppositional Defiant Disorders

    Epidemiology, Risk Factors, and Treatment

    Edited by Cecilia A. Essau

    Recent decades have seen a steady rise in the incidence of antisocial behavior in youth. Possible direct consequences aside, such behavior is predictive of chronic emotional, educational, vocational, and emotional impairment that is associated with hundreds of millions of dollars in costs to...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Designing Mental Health Services for Children and Adolescents

    A Shrewd Investment

    By J. Gerald Young, Pierre Ferrari

    Series: International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions Leadership Ser.

    An exceptional opportunity is being missed. A chance to alleviate suffering and to achieve health care cost reductions for society is available, but is being ignored. There is an explosion of new knowledge about the emotional and intellectual development of children, and the causes and treatment of...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Taylor & Francis

  8. Adolescent Psychiatry, V. 22

    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 August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Children With Cancer

    The Quality of Life

    By Christine Eiser

    Cancer is a very rare disease in children. There have been impressive gains in survival in recent years, and these have been achieved through the use of chemotherapy and national and international clinical trials. The diagnosis of cancer in a child imposes considerable stress on the whole family....

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Handbook of Psychological Treatment Protocols for Children and Adolescents

    Edited by Vincent B. Van Hasselt, Michel Hersen

    In the last decade, mental health professionals have been under mounting pressure to demonstrate the cost effectiveness of their treatment choices and practices. Progress has been made, related in part to improvements and refinements in diagnostic classifications that are increasingly empirically...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge