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Handbook of Conceptualization and Treatment of Child Psychopathology

Handbook of Conceptualization and Treatment of Child Psychopathology evaluates and illustrates the integration of conceptualization and treatment of child and adolescent psychopathology. Organized into seven parts, this book first discusses the issues of conceptualization and developmental considerations in treatment. Subsequent part delineates treatment models and specific interventions for disruptive behavior disorders. Parts III-VI elucidate mood, anxiety, eating and substance use disorders. The last part covers firesetting, trichotillomania, elimination disorders, schizophrenia, sleep problems, and dissociative disorders. This handbook is an educational tool for graduate students and a resource for psychologists, psychiatrists, school counselors, social workers, and other mental health practitioners who treat children and adolescents and their families.

Hardbound, 496 Pages

Published: December 2001

Imprint: Pergamon

ISBN: 978-0-08-043362-2


  • Dedication



    Part I Introduction

    1. General Issues in Conceptualization and Treatment

    2. Developmental Considerations in Treatment

    Part II Disruptive Disorders

    3. Oppositional Defiant Disorder

    4. Conduct Disorder

    5. Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

    Part III Mood Disorders

    6. Childhood Depression

    7. Dysthymia

    Part IV Anxiety Disorders

    8. Separation Anxiety Disorder

    9. School Phobia

    10. Social Phobia

    11. Treatment of Childhood Generalized Anxiety Disorder/Overanxious Disorder

    12. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in Children and Adolescents: Conceptualization and Treatment

    13. Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

    Part V Eating Disorders

    14. Anorexia Nervosa

    15. Bulimia Nervosa: An Overview of Coping Strategies Therapy

    Part VI Substance Use Disorders

    16. Alcohol and Drug Abuse

    Part VII Special Topics

    17. Firesetting

    18. Pediatric Trichotillomania: Conceptualization and Treatment Implications

    19. Enuresis/Encopresis

    20. Conceptualization and Treatment of Childhood-onset Schizophrenia

    21. Sleep Disorders in Children and Adolescents

    22. Dissociative Disorder

    Author Index

    Subject Index


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