Enhancing Adherence to Pediatric Medical Regimens: Primary and Secondary Approaches, 1st Edition (DVD) book cover

Enhancing Adherence to Pediatric Medical Regimens

Primary and Secondary Approaches, 1st Edition

By Michael Rapoff


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DVD: 9780415720328
pub: 2013-12-11
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In this workshop, Dr. Rapoff describes evidence-based interventions to enhance adherence to pediatric medical regimens. He describes the research on the importance of adhering to physician treatment plans for children who have a chronic illness. Dr. Rapoff illustrates the advantages and disadvantages of various strategies used to increase adherence and provides case examples. In addition, he discusses common barriers reported by parents that get in the way of sticking to treatment plans. Strategies discussed in this workshop include technology assisted, educational, organizational, and behavioral adherence enhancement strategies.

About the Author

Michael Rapoff, PhD, is Ralph L. Smith Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Kansas Medical Center.

About the Series

DVD Workshop Series on Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

The DVD Workshop series on Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology provides professionals and students instruction on the current state of the scientific evidence—and timely updates on treatments from experts in the field.  Workshop videos vary in length and are designed to train professionals on the implementation of specific evidence-based interventions with youth. Printouts of the presentation, slides, reference lists and other resources are available on line.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Clinical Psychology
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health

Additional Resources

The files below include PDF downloads of additional resources that may be used in conjunction with the DVDs. These include slides and references.