Therapist's Guide to Pediatric Affect and Behavior Regulation


  • Sharon Johnson, Fresno, CA, USA

Modeled on the author's bestselling Therapist’s Guide to Clinical Intervention, this new book on child clinical intervention presents much of the material in outline or bullet point format, allowing easy understanding of complex material for the busy therapist. This clinician’s guide to diagnosing and treating disorders in children includes definitions of the disorder, diagnostic criteria, the neurobiology of the disorder, information on functional impairment, treatment planning, and evidence-based interventions. The book additionally offers adjunctive skill building resources to supplement traditional therapy choices as well as forms for use in clinical practice.
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Practicing clinical psychologists, counselors, and other mental health professionals


Book information

  • Published: December 2012
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-386884-8

Table of Contents

  1. Self Regulation in Infants and Children
  2. Assessment of Children
  3. Functional Impairment
  4. Therapeutic Process: Working Through parents
  5. Interventions
  6. Treatment of Sleep Problems
  7. Treatment of Separation Problems
  8. Treatment of Feeding Disorders
  9. Treatment of Attentional Problems
  10. Treatment of Sensory-Processing Problems
  11. Treatment Planning: Goals, Objectives and Interventions

Skill Building Resources