Handbook of Clinical Child Psychology

Handbook of Clinical Child Psychology

by C. Eugene Walker
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471090360

ISBN-13: 9780471090366

Pub. Date: 04/28/1983

Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated

Covers normal and abnormal development, assessment and diagnosis, psychopathology (in three sections encompassing infancy, childhood and adolescence) and intervention strategies. A final section examines special topics. Serves as a reference and graduate text on the full range of children's psychological problems. Includes relevant research on each of the topics…  See more details below

Overview

Covers normal and abnormal development, assessment and diagnosis, psychopathology (in three sections encompassing infancy, childhood and adolescence) and intervention strategies. A final section examines special topics. Serves as a reference and graduate text on the full range of children's psychological problems. Includes relevant research on each of the topics covered as well as a bibliography and guidelines for practice. Particularly useful for board certification review.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471090366
Publisher:
Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/28/1983
Series:
Personality Processes Series
Pages:
1436

Table of Contents

Partial table of contents:
CHILD DEVELOPMENT.
Families and Children in History (R. Olson).
Developmental Models and Clinical Practice (R. Simeonsson).
DIAGNOSITIC ASSESSMENT OF CHILDREN.
Interviewing Strategies in Child Assessment (S. Eyberg).
Assessing Children Through Interviews and Behavioral Observations (A. LaGreca).
Objective Assessment of Children's Behavioral and Emotional Problems (S. McConaughy).
PROBLEMS OF EARLY LIFE.
Prenatal and Genetic Influences Upon Behavior and Development ( J. Elbert).
Clinical Problems of Birth, the Neonate, and Infant (A. Sostek).
PROBLEMS OF CHILDHOOD.
Fear and Anxiety in Children (A. Albano).
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders in Children (J. Ware).
Toileting Problems in Children (E. Christophersen).
Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder (A. Anastopoulos).
Disorders of Communication (L. Richman).
PROBLEMS OF ADOLESCENCE.
Common Adolescent-Parent Problems (W. Rae).
Emotional Problems of Adolescents (A. Weiner).
Deliquency and Criminal Behavior (W. Shaw).
INTERVENTION STRATEGIES.
Parenting: The Child in the Context of the Family (R. Jackson).
Behavior Therapy with Children (S. Powers).
Pharmacotherapy (A. Katic).
SPECIAL TOPICS.
Cultural and Ethnic Diversity Issues in Clinical Child Psychology (R. Jones).
Education and Enrichment Approaches (P. Weisberg).
Ethical and Legal Issues (G. Melton).
Forensic Evaluations of Children and Expert Testimony (A. Schaefer).

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