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The Language of Distress

Understanding a Child's Behaviour, 1st Edition

By A.H. Brafman

Routledge

186 pages

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Description

This book describes a series of cases where the child's presenting complaint is seen to be the expression of an underlying emotional conflict that the child expects the parents to understand and help him or her to overcome. The parents' interpretation of the child's symptoms cannot but be influenced by their own previous life experiences and if

Table of Contents

Introduction -- Jeremy -- Andrew -- Thomas -- Charles -- Paul -- Claude -- Wendy -- Dorothy -- Jane -- Leon -- Eve -- Jennifer -- Diana -- Alex -- Angela -- Henry -- Peter -- Gloria -- Carol -- Mandy -- Fatima -- Daniel -- Peter -- Mark -- Summing Up

About the Author

Brafman, A.H.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSY036000
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health