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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