Pediatric Psychopharmacology: Combining Medical and Psychosocial Interventions / Edition 1

Pediatric Psychopharmacology: Combining Medical and Psychosocial Interventions / Edition 1

by Leadelle Phelps
     
 

ISBN-10: 1557988137

ISBN-13: 9781557988133

Pub. Date: 01/28/2002

Publisher: American Psychological Association

Informs non-physician practitioners about pharmacological options, standard dosages, and possible adverse effects of medications prescribed for psychological disorders in children and adolescents. Organized by disorder type, the guide also suggests psychosocial methods of intervention that can be used in combination with a medication, and guidelines for monitoring…  See more details below

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Informs non-physician practitioners about pharmacological options, standard dosages, and possible adverse effects of medications prescribed for psychological disorders in children and adolescents. Organized by disorder type, the guide also suggests psychosocial methods of intervention that can be used in combination with a medication, and guidelines for monitoring effectiveness of the drugs. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557988133
Publisher:
American Psychological Association
Publication date:
01/28/2002
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Ch. 1Overview of Collaborative Practices in Medication Management3
Ch. 2Monitoring Medication Effectiveness23
Ch. 3Understanding and Overcoming Barriers to Treatment Utilization47
Ch. 4Anxiety Disorders65
Ch. 5Elimination Disorders87
Ch. 6Externalizing Disorders101
Ch. 7Mental Retardation and Autistic Spectrum Disorders133
Ch. 8Mood Disorders163
Ch. 9Psychotic Disorders185
Ch. 10Tics and Tourette's Disorder203
Glossary of Terms231
Index235
About the Authors243

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