A Clinician's Handbook of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1st Edition

  • Christopher Gillberg
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  • ISBN-10: 0511481071
  • ISBN-13: 9780511481079
  • DDC: 618.9289
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 764 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2005 | Published/Released October 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2005

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This authoritative clinical handbook provides a comprehensive, evidence-based overview of the main disorders encountered by child and adolescent psychiatrists. Coverage is based on ICD-10 and DSM-IV classifications. Emphasis is on good clinical practice and quality of patient care and appendices include documents for assessment of intervention planning and evaluation.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Brain Disorders.
2: Substance Use Disorders.
3: Schizophrenia and Schizophrenia-Like Disorders.
4: Affective Disorders.
5: Anxiety Disorders.
6: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders.
7: Adjustment Disorders.
8: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.
9: Functional Somatic Symptoms and Somatoform Disorders in Children.
10: Eating Disorders: Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa.
11: Sleep Disorders.
12: Personality Disorders.
13: Mental Retardation/Learning Disability.
14: Specific Developmental Disorders of Speech and Language.
15: Reading and Other Learning Disorders.
16: Autism Spectrum Disorders.
17: Hyperkinetic Disorders.
18: Conduct Disorders.
19: Elective Mutism.
20: Attachment and Disorders of Attachment.
21: Tic Disorders.
22: Elimination Disorders: Enuresis and Encopresis.
23: Physical and Sexual Abuse.
24: Gender Identity Disorders.