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  1. Conduct and Oppositional Defiant Disorders

    Epidemiology, Risk Factors, and Treatment

    Edited by Cecilia A. Essau

    Recent decades have seen a steady rise in the incidence of antisocial behavior in youth. Possible direct consequences aside, such behavior is predictive of chronic emotional, educational, vocational, and emotional impairment that is associated with hundreds of millions of dollars in costs to...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Clinical Assessment of Children and Adolescents

    A Practitioner's Handbook

    Edited by Steven R. Smith, Leonard Handler

    This book highlights assessment techniques, issues, and procedures that appeal to practicing clinicians. Rather than a comprehensive Handbook of various tests and measures, The Clinical Assessment of Children and Adolescents is a practitioner-friendly text that provides guidance for test selection,...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Principles and Techniques of Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Adolescent Depression

    By Laura Mufson

    Drs. Mufson and Young begin by explaining the theoretical rational for Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) for depression and the conceptualization of depression in an IPT framework. They describe the integral techniques of interpersonal psychotherapy for depressed adolescents, beginning with...

    Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Handbook of Physical Activity and Mental Health

    Edited by Panteleimon Ekkekakis

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    A growing body of evidence shows that physical activity can be a cost-effective and safe intervention for the prevention and treatment of a wide range of mental health problems. As researchers and clinicians around the world look for evidence-supported alternatives and complements to established...

    Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Self-Esteem Across the Lifespan

    Issues and Interventions

    Edited by Mary H. Guindon

    As long as clinicians write “increase self-esteem” on treatment plans without knowing precisely what that means, there is a need for information on the construct of self-esteem and how its many components can have an effect on outcomes. This text defines self-esteem, describes its history and...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. A Clinician's Guide to Normal Cognitive Development in Childhood

    Edited by Elizabeth Hollister Sandberg, Becky Spritz

    Clinicians and practitioners-in-training can often lose sight of the normal developmental landscape that underlies behavior, especially in the field of cognitive development. It exists in an insular bubble within the broader field of psychology, and within each sub-domain there is a wide continuum...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Residential Treatment of Adolescents

    Integrative Principles and Practices

    By Don Pazaratz

    In Residential Treatment of Adolescents, Pazaratz discusses how practitioners can remain emotionally available for the needs of their residents without feeling overwhelmed. Readers will be apprised of ways to deal judiciously with residents who try to circumvent, con, play workers off each other,...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Self-Injury in Youth

    The Essential Guide to Assessment and Intervention

    Edited by Mary K. Nixon, Nancy L. Heath

    This edited volume features evidence-based reviews and practical approaches for the professional in the hospital, clinic, community and school, with case examples throughout. Divided into five major sections, the book offers background historical and cultural information, discussion of self-injury...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Family Therapy with Suicidal Adolescents

    By Anthony P. Jurich

    This book describes a blend of insight-oriented, behavioral, and strategic family therapy, which the author has developed over thirty-four years of dealing with suicidal adolescents. It aims not to replace other forms of therapy but to augment the therapist’s own therapeutic style. The book offers...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  10. Family Therapy for Adolescent Eating and Weight Disorders

    New Applications

    Edited by Katharine L. Loeb, Daniel Le Grange, James Lock

    Family-based treatment (FBT) for eating disorders is an outpatient therapy in which parents are utilized as the primary resource in treatment. The therapist supports the parents to do the work nurses would have done if the patient were hospitalized to an inpatient-refeeding unit, and are eventually...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge