Characteristics of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders of Children and Youth / Edition 10

Characteristics of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders of Children and Youth / Edition 10

by James M. Kauffman, Timothy J. Landrum
     
 

The tenth edition of Characteristics of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders of Children and Youth follows the text's long-standing reputation for trusted research, a teacher-focused presentation, and clear explanations of the concepts related to students with EBD.

Streamlined in this edition, the text offers a coherent conceptualization of the

See more details below

Overview

The tenth edition of Characteristics of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders of Children and Youth follows the text's long-standing reputation for trusted research, a teacher-focused presentation, and clear explanations of the concepts related to students with EBD.

Streamlined in this edition, the text offers a coherent conceptualization of the problems of students with emotional and behavioral disorders and the common challenges for teachers. Its four-part format examines the background of EBD, the origins of disordered behaviors, types of disorders and the procedures and problems associated with assessment. This edition includes over 150 new references, a unified chapter on assessment, a new emphasis on teaching social skills and a separately available companion casebook filled with cases and interviews from teachers in the field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132658089
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/15/2012
Pages:
480
Sales rank:
139,177
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Definition: The Nature of the Problem4
Ch. 2Prevalence: The Extent of the Problem38
Ch. 3The History of the Problem: Development of the Field64
Ch. 4Conceptual Models: Approaches to the Problem108
Ch. 5Screening and Classification136
Ch. 6Evaluation for Instruction164
Ch. 7Biological Factors191
Ch. 8Family Factors216
Ch. 9School Factors240
Ch. 10Cultural Factors276
Ch. 11Attention and Activity Disorders306
Ch. 12Conduct Disorder: Overt Aggression330
Ch. 13Conduct Disorder: Covert Antisocial Behavior374
Ch. 14Delinquency, Substance Abuse, and Early Sexual Activity394
Ch. 15Anxiety and Related Disorders430
Ch. 16Depression and Suicidal Behavior458
Ch. 17Schizophrenia and Pervasive Developmental Disorders482
Ch. 18A Personal Statement510
Glossary523
References532
Name Index589
Subject Index604

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >