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Dulcan's Textbook of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
     

Dulcan's Textbook of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

by Mina K. Dulcan
 

ISBN-10: 1585623237

ISBN-13: 9781585623235

Pub. Date: 10/15/2009

Publisher: American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated

The chapters focus on specific disorders, while "special topics" include chapters on bereavement and traumatic grief; ethnic, cultural, and religious issues; aggression and violence; children of ill parents; legal/ethical issues; and telepsychiatry.

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Overview

The chapters focus on specific disorders, while "special topics" include chapters on bereavement and traumatic grief; ethnic, cultural, and religious issues; aggression and violence; children of ill parents; legal/ethical issues; and telepsychiatry.

American Psychiatric Publishing

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781585623235
Publisher:
American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/15/2009
Pages:
1104
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.10(h) x 2.60(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Part I: Assessment and Diagnosis. The process of assessment and diagnosis. Assessing infants and toddlers. Assessing the preschool-age child. Assessing the elementary school--age child. Assessing adolescents. Neurological examination, electroencephalography, neuroimaging, and neuropsychological testing. Part II: Neurodevelopmental and Other Psychiatric Disorders. Intellectual disability. Autism spectrum disorders. Neurodevelopmental disorders: specific learning disorder, communication disorders, and motor disorders. Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Oppositional defiant disorder and conduct disorder. Substance use disorders and addictions. Depressive and disruptive mood dysregulation disorder. Bipolar disorder. Anxiety disorders. Posttraumatic stress disorder and persistent complex bereavement disorder. Obsessive-compulsive disorder. Early onset schizophrenia. Part III: Disorders Affecting Somatic Function. Psychiatric aspects of chronic physical disorders. Eating and feeding disorders. Tic disorders. Elimination disorders. Sleep disorders. Part IV: Special Topics. Evidence-based practice. Child abuse and neglect. Cultural and religious issues. Youth suicide. Gender dysphoria and nonconformity. Aggression and violence. Psychiatric emergencies. Family transitions: challenges and resilience. Legal and ethical issues. Telemental health. Part V: Somatic Treatments. Principles of psychopharmacology. Medications used for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Antidepressants. Mood stabilizers. Antipsychotic medications. Part VI: Psychosocial Treatments. Individual psychotherapy. Parent counseling, psychoeducation, and parent support groups. Behavioral parent training. Family-based assessment and treatment. Interpersonal psychotherapy for depressed adolescents. Cognitive-behavioral treatment for anxiety and depression. Motivational interviewing. Systems of care, wraparound services, and home-based services. Milieu treatment: inpatient, partial hospitalization, and residential programs. Part VII: Consultation. School-based interventions. Collaborating with primary care. Index.

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