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Dulcan's Textbook of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry / Edition 2

Dulcan's Textbook of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry / Edition 2

by Mina K. Dulcan MD
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ISBN-13: 9781585624935
Publisher: American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date: 09/11/2015
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 1205
Sales rank: 190,377
Product dimensions: 9.80(w) x 12.30(h) x 1.80(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Mina K. Dulcan, M.D., is Head of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois.

Table of Contents

Part I: Assessment and DiagnosisChapter 1. The process of assessment and diagnosisChapter 2. Assessing infants and toddlersChapter 3. Assessing the preschool-age childChapter 4. Assessing the elementary school--age childChapter 5. Assessing adolescentsChapter 6. Neurological examination, electroencephalography, neuroimaging, and neuropsychological testingPart II: Neurodevelopmental and Other Psychiatric DisordersChapter 7. Intellectual disabilityChapter 8. Autism spectrum disordersChapter 9. Neurodevelopmental disorders: specific learning disorder, communication disorders, and motor disordersChapter 10. Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorderChapter 11. Oppositional defiant disorder and conduct disorderChapter 12. Substance use disorders and addictionsChapter 13. Depressive and disruptive mood dysregulation disorderChapter 14. Bipolar disorderChapter 15. Anxiety disordersChapter 16. Posttraumatic stress disorder and persistent complex bereavement disorderChapter 17. Obsessive-compulsive disorderChapter 18. Early onset schizophreniaPart III: Disorders Affecting Somatic FunctionChapter 19. Psychiatric aspects of chronic physical disordersChapter 20. Eating and feeding disordersChapter 21. Tic disordersChapter 22. Elimination disordersChapter 23. Sleep disordersPart IV: Special TopicsChapter 24. Evidence-based practiceChapter 25. Child abuse and neglectChapter 26. Cultural and religious issuesChapter 27. Youth suicideChapter 28. Gender dysphoria and nonconformityChapter 29. Aggression and violenceChapter 30. Psychiatric emergenciesChapter 31. Family transitions: challenges and resilienceChapter 32. Legal and ethical issuesChapter 33. Telemental healthPart V: Somatic TreatmentsChapter 34. Principles of psychopharmacologyChapter 35. Medications used for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorderChapter 36. AntidepressantsChapter 37. Mood stabilizersChapter 38. Antipsychotic medicationsPart VI: Psychosocial TreatmentsChapter 39. Individual psychotherapyChapter 40. Parent counseling, psychoeducation, and parent support groupsChapter 41. Behavioral parent trainingChapter 42. Family-based assessment and treatmentChapter 43. Interpersonal psychotherapy for depressed adolescentsChapter 44. Cognitive-behavioral treatment for anxiety and depressionChapter 45. Motivational interviewingChapter 46. Systems of care, wraparound services, and home-based servicesChapter 47. Milieu treatment: inpatient, partial hospitalization, and residential programsPart VII: ConsultationChapter 48. School-based interventionsChapter 49. Collaborating with primary careIndex

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Dr. Dulcan and the chapter authors, who are recognized leaders in their fields of child and adolescent mental health, provide an updated, "state-of-the-art", comprehensive, easy to access review of child and adolescent psychiatry. It is a "must have", concise guide that all mental health practitioners at all levels of experience should have in their pockets or hand helds for authoritative, practical guidance for reference when they meet with families seeking the best, comprehensive care.

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