Pediatric and Adolescent Psychopharmacology: A Practical Manual for Pediatricians

Pediatric and Adolescent Psychopharmacology: A Practical Manual for Pediatricians

by Donald E. Greydanus, Joseph L. Calles, Jr, Dilip R. Patel
     
 

A concise practical text for pediatricians on all mental health disorders in children and adolescents.See more details below

Overview

A concise practical text for pediatricians on all mental health disorders in children and adolescents.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521705677
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2008
Series:
Cambridge Clinical Guides Series
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.63(d)

Meet the Author

Donald E. Greydanus is a Professor of Pediatrics and Human Development at the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine.

Joseph L. Calles, Jr. is a Clincial Associate Professor of Psychiatry and the Director of the Psychiatry Residency Training Program at Michigan State University.

Dilip R. Patel is a Professor of Pediatrics and Human Development and Pediatrics Program Director at Michigan State University.

Table of Contents

1. Principles of psychological management; 2. The basics of pharmacology and neurotransmission; 3. Basics of prescribing psychopharmacologic agents; 4. Anxiety disorders; 5. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder; 6. Child and adolescent depression; 7. Disruptive behavior and aggressive disorders; 8. Schizophrenia in childhood and adolescence; 9. Autism spectrum disorders; 10. Psychotropic management of children and adolescents with cognitive-adaptive disabilities; 11. Sleep disorders in children and adolescents; 12. Tic disorders in children and adolescents; 13. Substance abuse disorders.

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