Counseling Treatment for Children and Adolescents with DSM-IV-TR Disorders / Edition 1

Counseling Treatment for Children and Adolescents with DSM-IV-TR Disorders / Edition 1

by Robert R. Erk
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130848131

ISBN-13: 9780130848130

Pub. Date: 08/28/2003

Publisher: Pearson

Designed to give readers a better understanding of children and adolescents who have been diagnosed with an emotional, behavioral, or mental disorder. Disorders are approached from the perspective of the child/adolescent and examined in context; and, each discussion includes practical guidance for assessment and treatment based on the most recent research in the field

Overview

Designed to give readers a better understanding of children and adolescents who have been diagnosed with an emotional, behavioral, or mental disorder. Disorders are approached from the perspective of the child/adolescent and examined in context; and, each discussion includes practical guidance for assessment and treatment based on the most recent research in the field. To the expertise of the main author are added contributions by several counselor educators, psychologists, and clinicians who directly practice, teach, and focus on key topics addressed in the book. Provides a thorough discussion of the most-commonly diagnosed disorders of children and adolescents, and examines the biological, developmental, and environmental causes of these disorders. Key focus is on psychopathology, DSM-IV, child psychopathology, and child/adolescent counseling. Coverage emphasizes the importance of viewing children and adolescents with DSM-IV-TR disorders within a sound developmental framework. Contains two chapters on treatment planning—one that discusses practical guidelines for planning and one consisting of four case studies. For future counselor educators, psychologists, and clinicians.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130848130
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
08/28/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

PART I: OVERVIEW OF DEVELOPMENTAL ISSUES.

1. Assessment and Diagnosis: The Developmental Perspective and its Implications.
2. Understanding the Development of Psychopathology in Children and Adolescents.

PART II: CLASSIFICATION OF EMOTIONAL AND BEHAVIORAL DISORDERS.

3. Adjustment Disorders in Children and Adolescents.
4. Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.
5. Disruptive Behavior Disorders: Conduct Disorder and Oppositional Defiant Disorder in Children and Adolescents.
6. Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents.
7. Mood and Depressive Disorders in Children and Adolescents.
8. Substance-Related Disorders in Children and Adolescents.
9. Adolescents and Eating Disorders.

PART III: EFFECTIVE TREATMENT PLANNING.

10. Treatment Planning Guidelines for Children and Adolescents.
11. Case Studies in Treatment Planning.
Subject Index.
Name Index.

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