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  1. 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 December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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 December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Adolescent Psychiatry, V. 30

    The Annals of the American Society for Adolescent Psychiatry

    Edited by Lois T. Flaherty

    The period of adolescence can be a time of great creativity, as new intellectual capacities emerge, and as the individual adolescent attempts to make sense out of inner and outer experience. Volume 30 of Adolescent Psychiatry addresses the ways in which adolescent experience is transmuted into...

    Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Trauma-Attachment Tangle

    Modifying EMDR to Help Children Resolve Trauma and Develop Loving Relationships

    By Joan Lovett

    Trauma-Attachment Tangle offers informative and inspiring clinical stories of children who have complex trauma and attachment issues from experiences such as adoption, hospitalization, or death of a parent. Some of these children display puzzling or extreme symptoms like prolonged tantrums,...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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 December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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 December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Trouble with Twin Studies

    A Reassessment of Twin Research in the Social and Behavioral Sciences

    By Jay Joseph

    The Trouble with Twin Studies questions popular genetic explanations of human behavioral differences based upon the existing body of twin research. Psychologist Jay Joseph outlines the fallacies of twin studies in the context of the ongoing decades-long failure to discover genes for human...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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 November 30th 2014 by Taylor & Francis