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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 260 new and published books in the subject of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry & Clinical Psychology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Overcoming Chronic Fatigue in Young People

    A cognitive-behavioural self-help guide

    By Katharine Rimes, Trudie Chalder

    Overcoming Chronic Fatigue in Young People provides an effective evidence-based, step-by-step guide to managing and overcoming chronic fatigue. The highly-experienced experts Katharine Rimes and Trudie Chalder, present an accessible and practical manual aimed at young people, with downloadable...

    Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Child and Adolescent Psychopathology

    Theoretical and Clinical Implications

    Edited by Cecilia A. Essau

    How do biological and environmental factors influence the development of childhood and adolescent disorders? There has been a substantial increase of interest in research into child and adolescent psychopathology. In this book, Cecilia Essau brings together contributions from the UK, the US and...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Sexual Predators

    Society, Risk, and the Law

    By Robert A. Prentky, Howard E. Barbaree, Eric S. Janus

    Series: International Perspectives on Forensic Mental Health

    Convicted sex offenders released from custody at the end of their criminal sentences pose a risk for re-offense. In many US states, Sexually Violent Predator (SVP) laws have been enacted that allow for the post-prison preventive detention of high risk sex offenders. SVP laws require the courts to...

    Published June 24th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Treating Troubled Adolescents

    A Family Therapy Approach

    By H. Charles Fishman

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Secret Life of Vulnerable Children

    By Ved P. Varma

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    How do disturbed children see the world? How can we understand their difficulties? Most children have secret worlds but for some these worlds contain secrets that are both permanent and damaging. Originally published in 1992, this moving account of the secret lives of such vulnerable and disturbed...

    Published June 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Management of Children with Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties

    By Ved P. Varma

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    The management of children with emotional and behavioural difficulties has always been a source of worry and concern to those who have to deal with them. Many such children are unpredictable, sometimes embarrassing, and can often make us feel helpless. We need to know more about them, and why they...

    Published June 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Clinical Assessment of Children and Adolescents

    A Practitioner's Handbook

    Edited by Steven R. Smith, Leonard Handler

    This book highlights assessment techniques, issues, and procedures that appeal to practicing clinicians. Rather than a comprehensive Handbook of various tests and measures, The Clinical Assessment of Children and Adolescents is a practitioner-friendly text that provides guidance for test selection,...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Principles and Techniques of Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Adolescent Depression

    By Laura Mufson

    Drs. Mufson and Young begin by explaining the theoretical rational for Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) for depression and the conceptualization of depression in an IPT framework. They describe the integral techniques of interpersonal psychotherapy for depressed adolescents, beginning with...

    Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Routledge Handbook of Physical Activity and Mental Health

    Edited by Panteleimon Ekkekakis

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    A growing body of evidence shows that physical activity can be a cost-effective and safe intervention for the prevention and treatment of a wide range of mental health problems. As researchers and clinicians around the world look for evidence-supported alternatives and complements to established...

    Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge