The Concise Guide to Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Second Edition is a significant and timely update to the first addition. Written by Mina K. Dulcan and D. Richard Martini, this overview is concise, convenient and affordable. Some highlighted features include:
- Updated from the previous edition to DSM IV classifications.
- Includes the latest clinical research findings on psychopathology and treatment.
- Covers topics most crucial to beginners in this field of study. Helpful key reference listings of additional readings.
For the beginning student of child and adolescent psychiatry, this book is the guide for forming a basis for study and understanding. Chapters introduce the reader to the very latest thinking in assessment, diagnosis and treatment.
About the Authors:
Mina K. Dulcan, M.D.-Margaret C. Osterman Professor of Child Psychiatry.
Head, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Children's Memorial Hospital.
Director, Warren Wright Adolescent Program, Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Pediatrics Chief, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Northwestern University Medical School.
D. Richard Martini, M.D.- Director, Consultation Liaison, Intake, and Emergency Services, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Children's Memorial Hospital.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Pediatrics, Northwestern University Medical School.