Handbook of Clinical Child Psychology / Edition 2by C. Eugene Walker
Pub. Date: 01/28/1992
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.
Table of ContentsPartial table of contents:
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).
Parenting: The Child in the Context of the Family (R. Jackson).
Behavior Therapy with Children (S. Powers).
Pharmacotherapy (A. Katic).
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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