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  1. Psychosis in Childhood and Adolescence

    Edited by James B. McCarthy

    Psychosis in Childhood and Adolescence offers an in-depth examination of the nature of psychosis, its risk factors and its manifestations in children and adolescents who experience a continuum of emotional disorders. The chapters present a hopeful, research-based framework for treatment. They...

    Published October 29th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Enhancing Self-Control in Adolescents

    Treatment Strategies Derived from Psychological Science

    By Norman M. Brier

    This book offers an innovative, trans-diagnostic approach to enhancing self-control in adolescents based directly on personality and social psychological science. It thus fills a void. While several books address specific disorders such as ADHD, poor school performance, and aggression, this is one...

    Published October 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Treating Transgender Children and Adolescents

    An Interdisciplinary Discussion

    Edited by Jack Drescher, William Byne

    Extremely gender variant children and adolescents (minors), increasingly referred to as 'trans' or 'transgender children,' are small in number. In recent years, their situation has become highly sensationalized, whilst the matter of how to best treat them remains an area of controversy. A growing...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Theory

    Edited by Paul Holmes, Steve Farnfield

    The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Theory provides a broadly based introduction to attachment theory and associated areas, written in an accessible style by experts from around the world. The book covers the basic theories of attachment and discusses the similarities and differences of the two...

    Published July 8th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Assessment

    Edited by Steve Farnfield, Paul Holmes

    The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Assessment provides, in one volume, a detailed discussion of the formal measurement tools available to assess attachment across the age range, including with families. It contains comprehensive chapters on many attachment-based validated procedures for...

    Published June 20th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Implications and Interventions

    Edited by Paul Holmes, Steve Farnfield

    The Routledge Handbook of Attachment: Implications and Interventions offers an introduction to therapies produced as a result of the popularity of attachment studies. These therapies can be divided into two categories: those that are ‘attachment-based’, in that they use evidence-based attachment...

    Published June 20th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Drawings in Assessment and Psychotherapy

    Research and Application

    Edited by Leonard Handler, Antoinette D. Thomas

    Drawing is a language, projected by children and adults, reflecting their joy and pain. It is used extensively by clinical psychologists, art therapists, social workers, and other mental health professionals in the assessment and treatment of children, adolescents, adults, and couples. This book...

    Published November 25th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The PEERS Curriculum for School-Based Professionals

    Social Skills Training for Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder

    By Elizabeth A. Laugeson

    The PEERS® Curriculum for School-Based Professionals brings UCLA's highly acclaimed and widely popular PEERS program into the school setting. This sixteen-week program, clinically proven to significantly improve social skills and social interactions among teens with autism spectrum disorder, is now...

    Published October 17th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Clinician's Guide to the Assessment Checklist Series

    Specialized mental health measures for children in care

    By Michael Tarren-Sweeney

    The Assessment Checklist series, created by Michael Tarren-Sweeney, provides the world’s first standardised caregiver-report measures of a range of attachment- and trauma-related mental health difficulties experienced amongst children growing up in foster, adoptive, kinship and residential care....

    Published October 9th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Assessment of Trauma in Youths

    Understanding issues of age, complexity, and associated variables

    Edited by Kathleen Nader

    Assessment of Trauma in Youths: Understanding issues of age, complexity, and associated variables is a collection of articles by well-known specialists in the field of childhood trauma. The articles describe developmental issues in addition to others that are important to the assessment of...

    Published July 19th 2013 by Routledge