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Author Wilmshurst, Linda
Title Essentials of Child Psychopathology
Imprint Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2005
©2005
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Note Intro -- Essentials of Child Psychopathology -- CONTENTS -- SERIES PREFACE -- Chapter 1: INTRODUCTION TO CHILD PSYCHOPATHOLOGY: DEVELOPMENT, THEORIES, AND INFLUENCES -- PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS: CASE STUDY ILLUSTRATIONS OF CHILD PSYCHOPATHOLOGY -- DISTINGUISHING NORMAL FROM ABNORMAL BEHAVIOR -- Chapter 2: ISSUES IN CHILD PSYCHOPATHOLOGY: ETHICAL ISSUES IN RESEARCH AND PRACTICE AND RESEARCH METHODOLOGY -- RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ETHICAL GUIDELINES AND LAWS -- ETHICAL DILEMMAS -- ETHICAL ISSUES IN ASSESSING, TREATING, AND CONDUCTING RESEARCH WITH CHILDREN -- RESEARCH METHODS IN CHILD PSYCHOPATHOLOGY -- DEVELOPMENTAL CONSIDERATIONS IN CLINICAL CHILD RESEARCH -- Chapter 3: ISSUES IN CLINICAL DECISION MAKING: DIAGNOSIS, ASSESSMENT, AND TREATMENT OF CHILDHOOD DISORDERS -- GOALS OF ASSESSMENT AND DIAGNOSIS -- THE NATURE OF THE CHILD'S PROBLEM: ISSUES IN DIAGNOSIS -- ISSUES IN ASSESSMENT: HOW THE CLINICIAN SHOULD EVALUATE THE PROBLEM -- CHILD TREATMENT INTERVENTIONS -- Chapter 4: ATTENTION-DEFICIT/HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER (ADHD) -- CLINICAL DESCRIPTION AND ASSOCIATED FEATURES -- DEVELOPMENTAL CONSIDERATIONS AND ASSOCIATED FEATURES -- PREVALENCE AND COURSE -- ETIOLOGY (CAUSES) -- BIOLOGICAL AND NEUROLOGICAL FEATURES -- DIAGNOSIS AND ASSESSMENT OF ADHD -- TREATMENT ALTERNATIVES -- Chapter 5: ANXIETY DISORDERS -- INTERNALIZING DISORDERS -- THE ANXIETY DISORDERS OF CHILDHOOD AND ADOLESCENCE -- PHOBIAS AND FEARS -- THE ASSESSMENT OF CHILDHOOD ANXIETY DISORDERS -- SEPARATION ANXIETY DISORDER -- GENERAL ANXIETY DISORDER IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS -- PANIC DISORDER WITH AND WITHOUT AGORAPHOBIA -- OBSESSIVE-COMPULSIVE DISORDER -- POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER AND ACUTE STRESS DISORDER -- Chapter 6: THE MOOD DISORDERS: DEPRESSION AND BIPOLAR DISORDER -- MAJOR DEPRESSIVE DISORDER (MDD) Duration -- BIPOLAR DISORDERS -- Chapter 7: SOMATOFORM DISORDERS
SOMATIZATION AND DEVELOPMENTAL ISSUES -- SOMATIZATION DISORDER -- CONVERSION DISORDER -- PAIN DISORDER -- HYPOCHONDRIASIS -- BODY DYSMORPHIC DISORDER -- ASSESSMENT AND TREATMENT OF SOMATOFORM DISORDERS -- Chapter 8: PROBLEMS OF CONDUCT -- THE DISRUPTIVE BEHAVIOR DISORDERS -- OPPOSITIONAL DEFIANT DISORDER (ODD) -- CONDUCT PROBLEMS AND CONDUCT DISORDER (CD) -- THE CATEGORY OF DISRUPTIVE BEHAVIOR DISORDERS -- Chapter 9: EATING DISORDERS -- ANOREXIA NERVOSA AND BULIMIA NERVOSA -- ANOREXIA NERVOSA -- BULIMIA NERVOSA -- ETIOLOGY OF EATING DISORDERS -- ASSESSMENT OF EATING DISORDERS -- OTHER EATING DISORDERS -- Chapter 10: SUBSTANCE-RELATED DISORDERS -- SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS -- SUBSTANCE-INDUCED DISORDERS -- Chapter 11: MENTAL RETARDATION AND PERVASIVE DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS -- MENTAL RETARDATION -- PERVASIVE DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS (PDD) -- Chapter 12: SPECIFIC LEARNING DISABILITIES -- DISCREPANCIES IN DEFINITIONS AND CLASSIFICATION OF SPECIFIC LEARNING DISABILITIES -- THE DSM-IV-TR DEFINITION OF LEARNING DISORDERS -- THE FEDERAL DEFINITION OF LEARNING DISABILITY: A WORK IN PROGRESS -- THE NATIONAL JOINT COMMITTEE FOR LEARNING DISABILITIES (NJCLD) -- CONTROVERSY AND TRENDS IN THE DEFINITION OF LEARNING DISABILITIES -- PREVALENCE -- LEARNING DISABILITIES AND SOCIAL SKILLS DEFICITS -- LEARNING DISABILITIES AND SUBTYPES -- ASSESSMENT -- INTERVENTION -- Chapter 13: CHILDREN AND TRAUMA: POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER -- ADJUSTMENT DISORDERS: A STRESS-BASED TEMPORARY DIAGNOSTIC CATEGORY -- Chapter 14: CHILDREN OF DIVERSE CULTURES -- INTRODUCTION -- THE IMPACT OF CULTURE ON CHILD PSYCHOPATHOLOGY -- AFRICAN AMERICANS -- LATINO/HISPANIC AMERICANS -- ASIAN AMERICANS AND PACIFIC ISLANDERS -- NATIVE AMERICAN INDIANS -- ASSESSMENT -- Appendix A: Codes of Ethical Conduct -- Appendix B: References for Assessment Instruments and Resources
Appendix C: Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act of 2004 (IDEA04) -- References -- Annotated Bibliography -- Index
Linda Wilmshurst, PhD, ABPP, is a former professor of clinical child and school psychology at Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas; University of Houston-Victoria, Victoria, Texas; and the University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario. She has practiced as a child clinician in inpatient and outpatient mental health settings and is currently a school psychologist in the Florida public school system. She is the author of Child and Adolescent Psychopathology: A Casebook
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