Child and Adolescent Psychopathology: A Casebook / Edition 1

Child and Adolescent Psychopathology: A Casebook / Edition 1

by Linda A. Wilmshurst
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761927816

ISBN-13: 9780761927815

Pub. Date: 07/01/2003

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Child and Adolescent Psychopathology: A Casebook provides an abundance of realistic cases in assessing and treating child psychopathologies. Students are first introduced to "A Case Called Jeremy," a six-year-old hyperactive and non-compliant child raised by his mother and maternal grandmother. Using Jeremy as a guide, students are exposed to a three-stage

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Child and Adolescent Psychopathology: A Casebook provides an abundance of realistic cases in assessing and treating child psychopathologies. Students are first introduced to "A Case Called Jeremy," a six-year-old hyperactive and non-compliant child raised by his mother and maternal grandmother. Using Jeremy as a guide, students are exposed to a three-stage model of case formulation, and gain an awareness of the competencies and knowledge required to successfully accomplish the goals of each stage in the process. Developing case formulations for Jeremy based on different theoretical perspectives, students gain an increased appreciation of how case formulations evolve based on five different theoretical perspectives: psychodynamic, behavioral, cognitive, family systems, and attachment/parenting.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761927815
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
07/01/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
7.37(w) x 9.12(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface PART ONE: CHILD & ADOLESCENT PSYCHOPATHOLOGY: BUILDING A CASE FOR CASE FORMULATION Overview & A Case Called Jeremy PART TWO: CASE STUDIES Case 1: Colby Tyler: "Attentional Problems or Distracted by Life "
14 years; ADHD; Inattentive; Gifted; Family Divorce Case 2: Scott Michaels: "Boys will be Boys "
9 years; Oppositional Defiant Disorder; ADHD; Hyperactive-Impulsive; Marital Problems Case 3: Arthur: "Won't or Can't: A Case of Mistaken Identity "
15 years; Mental Retardation; Academic Problems; Behavior Problems; Parent Unwilling to Accept Diagnosis Case 4: Shirley Yong: "Worried to Perfection "
11 years; General Anxiety Disorder; Depression; Relational Aggression; Cultural Conflict Case 5: Winnie: "Silence is not Golden "
5 years; Separation Anxiety Disorder; Selective Mutism Case 6: Jordan: "Let Me Count the Ways "
9 years; Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Case 7: Sandy: "Marching to the Tune of a Different Drummer "
8 years; Non Verbal Learning Disability Case 8: Dylan: "The World According to Dylan "
6 years; Asperger's Disorder Case 9: Matthew: "In Control and Out of Control "
9 years; Child Onset Bipolar Disorder Case 10: Jenny: "The All American Girl "
16 years; Adolescent Onset Bipolar Disorder; Suicide Attempt Case 11: David: "A Case of Hopelessness & Despair "
17 years; Adolescent Depression; Suicide Case 12: Sarah: "Food for Thought "
14 years; Eating Disorder Case 13: Jason: "Disconnected Connections "
15 years; Conduct Disorder; Reactive Attachment Disorder; Traumatic Attachment Case 14: Neesha: "Phoenix Rising: A Story of Resilience "
10 years; Neglect?; Cultural Impact APPENDICES A. Supplemental Case Information B. Notes on Case Formulation and Classification C. List of Assessment Instruments and Resources References Index

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