Childhood Mental Health Disorders: Evidence Base and Contextual Factors for Psychosocial, Psychopharmacological, and Combined Interventions

Pages: 207
Item #: 4317137
ISBN: 978-1-4338-0170-9
List Price: $39.95
Member/Affiliate Price: $29.95
Publication Date: September 2007
Format: Hardcover
Availability: In Stock
Overview

Childhood Mental Health Disorders is a comprehensive report, based on a thorough review of the literature, on the current effective use, sequencing, comparative risks/benefits, and integration of psychotropic medications and psychosocial interventions for children and adolescents. Acknowledging the complexity of these disorders and the need to individualize treatment, the volume is intended as a basic yet comprehensive framework for mental health providers. The disorders addressed include attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, obsessive–compulsive disorder, autism and schizophrenia, and others.

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