Child and Adolescent Psychiatry for the Specialty Board Review

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry for the Specialty Board Review

by Robert L. Hendren
     
 
This manual has expanded coverage of the major advances in the classification of child and adolescent disorders represented in DSM-IV. In addition, the author has referenced the two core textbooks in the field, highlighting extended knowledge in biological psychiatry. It includes some 500 multiple choice questions and answers, covering much of the material presented

Overview

This manual has expanded coverage of the major advances in the classification of child and adolescent disorders represented in DSM-IV. In addition, the author has referenced the two core textbooks in the field, highlighting extended knowledge in biological psychiatry. It includes some 500 multiple choice questions and answers, covering much of the material presented on the boards. There is also a 75-question mock examination based on the oral boards, with explanations and self- assessment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780876307250
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis, Inc.
Publication date:
12/04/1995
Series:
Continuing Education in Psychiatry and Psychology , #3
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
8.64(w) x 10.95(h) x 0.36(d)

Meet the Author

Robert L. Hendren, DO, is Professor of Psychiatry, Executive Director, M.I.N.D. Institute, (Medical Investigation of Neurodevelopmental Disorders), Chief, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, at the University of California, Davis. His primary areas of research and publication interests are translational clinical pharmacology and nutritional trials using biomarkers in neurodevelopmental disorders such as Pervasive Developmental Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders, and impulse control disorders. He has over 100 publications on topics in his field, including books, book chapters, journal articles, and papers. He takes an active leadership role in various local, state, and national organizations and committees and frequently speaks at national and international conferences and symposiums.

Hong Shen, MD, is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of California, Davis. As a community-based academic child & adolescent psychiatrist, Dr. Shen provides mental health services in a variety of settings. He is actively involved in child and adolescent psychiatry resident training, medical student education, and clinical trial research at the UC Davis M.I.N.D. Institute. Dr. Shen is actively involved in American Psychiatric Association and has a special interest in cross-cultural psychiatry.

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