Treatments That Work with Children: Empirically Supported Strategies for Managing Childhood Problems / Edition 1

Treatments That Work with Children: Empirically Supported Strategies for Managing Childhood Problems / Edition 1

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by Edward R. Christophersen, Susan L. Mortweet
     
 

ISBN-10: 1557987599

ISBN-13: 9781557987594

Pub. Date: 01/28/2001

Publisher: American Psychological Association

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557987594
Publisher:
American Psychological Association
Publication date:
01/28/2001
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
309
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

List of Exhibits, Tables, and Figures
Acknowledgments
Introduction3
Ch. 1Diagnosis and Management of Disruptive Behavior Disorders11
Ch. 2Diagnosis and Management of Anxiety Disorders49
Ch. 3Diagnosis and Management of Habit Disorders79
Ch. 4Diagnosis and Management of Sleep Problems99
Ch. 5Diagnosis and Management of Encopresis123
Ch. 6Diagnosis and Management of Nocturnal Enuresis145
Ch. 7Assessment and Management of Pain159
Ch. 8Management of Adherence to Pediatric Medical Regimens201
App. AThe Home Chip System: A Treatment Manual223
App. BProgressive Muscle Relaxation Exercises241
References245
Author Index285
Subject Index297
About the Authors309

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Treatments That Work with Children: Empirically Supported Strategies for Managing Childhood Problems 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
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A 'must have' for any clinician working with children and adolescents. Christophersen and Mortweet provide a valuable contribution to the literature with this book. They present practical treatment interventions effective in treating a variety of disorders for children and adolescents. The information is presented in a thought provoking and stimulating manner, which generated ideas for me in my practice as I read it. I have used ideas and treatment approaches I gained from this book in my treatment/practice. This book is clearly outlined and I was able to quickly jump to the parts that were most applicable to me as I approached a difficult treatment case. Christophersen and Mortweet provide a myriad of charts and handouts that I can use with my patients. An excellent resource to have at your disposal in working with children and adolescents. Empirically supported treatment interventions are vital in today's managed care environment. This is an important tool to have in your 'tool box' as you approach and work with patients, parents, and third party payers.