Early Intervention With High-Risk Children: Freeing Prisoners of Circumstance / Edition 1

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Overview

Many children live in circumstances that threaten their emotional and physical development. What they face - abuse, abandonment, neglect, domestic violence, homelessness, and parental mental illness - is painful in the extreme. This book describes innovative intervention techniques and modalities proven effective with thousands of these children over the last three decades. To demonstrate the treatment methods, pride of place is given to the children's (and parents') own voices and perceptions as well as to the therapeutic process itself. These interactions afford the reader an opportunity to appreciate both the depth of the children's dilemmas and the difficulties inherent in resolving them. There is the story of Sam, for example, a foster child whose mother repeatedly breaks her promises to take him back. Sam must be helped to rely on his mother less in order to love himself more. What is described works. The treatment provides relief to the children in the here and now; follow-up data, including positive effects on IQ, family stability, and psychological functioning of individual children, show the positive results of treatment in their futures, as well.

Early intervention for ADD, trmt of foster children, children bereaved of a parent, psychotic parents, neglect.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780765700087
  • Publisher: Aronson, Jason Inc.
  • Publication date: 12/1/1996
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 353
  • Product dimensions: 6.44 (w) x 9.26 (h) x 1.14 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface - The Center for Preventive Psychiatry: Evolution of an Early Intervention Clinic
Acknowledgments
Contributors
1 Introduction - Prevention, the Medical Model, and Early Intervention 1
2 Cornerstone: A Therapeutic Nursery for Severely Disadvantaged Children 23
3 Cornerstone, Steppingstone, Superstone: A Three-Phase, Long-Term Intensive Intervention for Extremely Stressed, Emotionally Disturbed Children 65
4 Early Intervention for ADD 85
5 Use of a Personal Life History Book in the Treatment of Foster Children - An Attempt to Enhance Stability of Foster Care Placements 105
6 Treatment of Foster Children: Working through Loss to Facilitate Attachment 125
7 The Treatment of Homeless Children and Families: Integrating Mental Health Services into a Head Start Model 151
8 The Use of Parentally Bereaved Adolescents as Therapeutic Assistants in Groups for Parentally Bereaved Children 173
9 Strengthening Attachment in Anticipation of Loss: Treatment of a Parentally Bereaved (due to AIDS) 5-Year-Old Girl 189
10 Successful Treatment of an 8-Year-Old School-Phobic Girl Using Tripartite Psychotherapy 207
11 The P.A.C.T. Therapeutic Unit: Treating Mentally Ill Parents and Their Children Together in a Therapeutic Nursery 227
12 Sustaining Psychotherapy: A Long-Term Modality for Chronically Stressed Children 263
13 Use of a Questionnaire to Compare Daycare Staff and Mental Health Staff Attitudes: An Aid to Mental Health Consultation to Daycare 281
14 Comprehensive Mental Health Consultation to a Shelter for Battered Women: Preventive Implications 293
15 Group Intervention with Parents and Children Sexually Abused in an Unlicensed Daycare Center 307
16 IQ Changes in Young Children Following Intensive Long-Term Psychotherapy 321
17 Children's IQ Changes and Long-Term Psychotherapy: A Follow-up Study 335
Epilogue 345
Index 347
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