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Child Psychopathology, Third Edition
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This highly respected reference and text on developmental psychopathology brings together leading authorities on the psychological, biological, and social-contextual determinants of child and adolescent problems. The comprehensive introductory chapter provides a state-of-the-art developmental--systems framework for understanding behavioral and emotional disturbances. Subsequent chapters synthesize the developmental bases of specific disorders. The characteristics, epidemiology, developmental course and outcomes, and etiological pathways of each disorder are described, as are risk and protective factors and issues in conceptualization and diagnosis. Important unanswered questions are identified and implications for treatment and prevention considered. New to This Edition *Includes DSM-5 criteria and discussion of changes. *Incorporates over a decade's worth of research advances in genetics, neurobiology, and other areas. *Chapters on bipolar disorder, suicide/self-injury, obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders, and personality disorders.


I. Introduction to Child Psychopathology1. Child Psychopathology: A Developmental-Systems Perspective, Elizabeth P. Hayden & Eric J. MashII. ADHD, Conduct Disorders, and Substance Use Disorders2. Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Joel T. Nigg & Russell A. Barkley3. Conduct and Oppositional Defiant Disorders, Eva R. Kimonis, Paul J. Frick, & Robert J. McMahon4. Adolescent Substance Use Disorders, Laurie Chassin, Kaitlin Bountress, Moira Haller, & Frances WangIII. Mood Disorders and Self-Harm5. Child and Adolescent Depression, Constance Hammen, Karen D. Rudolph, & Jamie L. Abaied6. Pediatric Bipolar Disorder, Eric A. Youngstrom & Guillermo Perez Algorta7. Suicidal and Nonsuicidal Self-Injurious Thoughts and Behaviors, Christine B. Cha & Matthew K. NockIV. Anxiety, Obsessive-Compulsive, and Stress Disorders8. Anxiety Disorders, Charmaine K. Higa-McMillan, Sarah E. Francis, & Bruce F. Chorpita9. Obsessive-Compulsive Spectrum Disorders, John Piacentini, Susanna Chang, Ivar Snorrason, & Douglas W. Woods10. Childhood Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Kathleen Nader & Kenneth E. FletcherV. Neurodevelopmental Disorders11. Autism Spectrum Disorder, Laura Grofer Klinger, Geraldine Dawson, Karen Burner, & Megan Crisler12. Early-Onset Schizophrenia, Jon Kuniyoshi & Jon M. McClellan13. Intellectual Disability, Andrea N. Witwer, Kathy Lawton, & Michael G. Aman14. Learning Disabilities, Lawrence J. Lewandowski & Benjamin J. LovettVI. Infants and Children at Risk for Disorder15. Disorder and Risk for Disorder during Infancy and Toddlerhood, Karlen Lyons-Ruth, Charles H. Zeanah, Diane Benoit, Sheri Madigan, & W. Roger Mills-Koonce16. Child Maltreatment, Christine Wekerle, David A. Wolfe, Josephine Dunston, & Tracy AlldredVII. Eating, Personality, and Health-Related Disorders17. Eating Disorders, Kristin M. von Ranson & Laurel M. Wallace18. Personality Disorders in Children and Adolescents, Rebecca L. Shiner & Jennifer L. Tackett19. Health-Related and Somatic Symptom Disorders, Ronald T. Brown, Deborah Ellis, & Sylvie Naar-King


ISBN-13: 9781462516759
Publisher: Taylor & Francis (Guilford Publications)
Publication date: July, 2014
Pages: 1010

Subcategories: Psychiatry, Psychology, Psychotherapy