What Works with Children and Adolescents? fulfils the need for a concise, empirically-based study of the types of psychological treatments that may be effective for common psychological problems in childhood and adolescence. Providing a solid foundation for evidence-based practice in the treatment of children and adolescents, the book offers evidence from over 150 rigorously conducted research trials. Examining problems which are of central concern to practising clinicians - including child abuse, enuresis and encopresis, ADHD, childhood conduct problems, adolescent violence, drug abuse, anxiety and depression, anorexia and bulimia nervosa, paediatric pain, and post-divorce adjustment problems - it also highlights priority areas for future research on the treatment of children and adolescents' psychological problems. What Works with Children and Adolescents? complements The Handbook of Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychology (Carr, 2006), and will be valuable to professionals in training.A Manual for the Helping Professions. ... Relevance of a standard measurement of undernutrition to the diagnosis of anorexia nervosa: Use of Queteleta#39;s body mass index (BMI). ... The faces pain scale for the self-assessment of the severity of pain ... The validity of depressive disorder in childhood and the development of a self-rating scale: A research report. Journal of ... In M. Rutter, E. Taylor and L. Hersov (eds), Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: Modern Approaches (Third edition, pp.
|Title||:||What Works with Children and Adolescents?|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-07-23|