Psychotherapy for Children and Adolescents: Evidence-Based Treatments and Case Examples / Edition 1

Psychotherapy for Children and Adolescents: Evidence-Based Treatments and Case Examples / Edition 1

by John R. Weisz
     
 

This book is about treatments for child and adolescent mental health problems.See more details below

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This book is about treatments for child and adolescent mental health problems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521576727
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/01/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
544
Sales rank:
1,189,718
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.22(d)

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Table of Contents

Part I. General Introduction: 1. Youth psychotherapies: the lay of the land; Part II. Treatments for Fears and Anxiety: Section introduction and the case of Sean: 2. Four classic treatments for fears: modeling, systemic desensitization, reinforced exposure, and self-talk; 3. Therapies for anxiety disorders: coping cat, coping koala, and family anxiety management; Part III. Treatments for Depression: Section introduction and the case of Mega: 4. Cognitive-behavioral therapies for child depression; 5. Cognitive-behavioral therapies for adolescent depression; Part IV. Treatments for Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: Section introduction and the case of Sal: 8. Treating conduct problems by teaching anger control; 9. Behavioral parent training and family treatment for conduct problems; 10. Parent-child interaction treatments for child noncompliance; 11. Parent training through video modeling and structured group discussion; 12. Using problem solving skills training and parent management training to help children with conduct disorder; 13. Multisystemic therapy for antisocial and delinquent youth; Part V. Conclusion: 14. Evidence-based youth psychotherapies: strengths, limitations, future directions; References.

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