Children and Behavioural Problems

Author: Martine F. Delfos
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 9781843101963
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Delfos provides practical guidance on the diagnosis, support and treatment of a variety of childhood behavioural problems, including anxiety problems, aggression, depression and ADHD.

Conduct Disorder and Offending Behaviour in Young People

Author: Kristin Liabø
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 184310508X
Format: PDF, Mobi
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This book reviews the literature on a number of techniques and treatment approaches designed for use with adolescent conduct disorder and young offenders. The authors also provide an overview of the condition including its developmental pathway; the criteria for diagnosing conduct disorder, and services for adolescents.

Parenting the Teenage Brain

Author: Sheryl Feinstein
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781578866212
Format: PDF, Docs
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Looks at research and presents anecdotes on the adolescent brain and behavior, along with advice for parents of teenagers on coping with physical, social, emotional, and education issues that adolesents face.

Teaching the at risk teenage brain

Author: Sheryl Feinstein
Publisher: R&L Education
ISBN: 9781578866465
Format: PDF, Docs
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Provides teaching strategies and classroom management techniques for teachers of at-risk teenagers.

Inside the Teenage Brain

Author: Sheryl Feinstein
Publisher: R&L Education
ISBN:
Format: PDF, Mobi
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This book covers everything from A to Z when it comes to parenting teenagers, giving basic information on the teenage brain, how it differs from the adult brain, and what makes it so challenging and confusing. The author discusses social, emotional, physical, educational, and technological issues that teenagers and their parents face.

Antisocial Behaviour and Conduct Disorders in Children and Young People

Author: National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health (Great Britain)
Publisher: RCPsych Publications
ISBN: 9781908020611
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Antisocial behaviour and conduct disorders are the most common reason for referral to child and adolescent mental health services and have a significant impact on the quality of life of children and young people and their parents and carers. Rates of other mental health problems (including antisocial personality disorder) are considerably increased for adults who had a conduct disorder in childhood. This new NICE guideline seeks to address these problems by offering advice on prevention strategies and a range of psychosocial interventions.It reviews the evidence across the care pathway, encompassing access to and delivery of services, experience of care, selective prevention interventions, case identification and assessment, psychological and psychosocial indicated prevention and treatment interventions, and pharmacological and physical interventions.Readership: Intended for healthcare professionals in CAMHS, but this will also be useful to professionals in primary care (as there is much emphasis on recognition).

Understanding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Author: L. Susan Buttross
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 9781604731521
Format: PDF, ePub
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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) affects approximately five percent of American school-age children. Symptoms include extreme levels of hyperactivity, inattention, and disruptive behavior. Understanding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is a concise, clearly written overview of the condition's symptoms and the range of possible treatments. Chapters explain: How certain behavioral patterns can be misdiagnosed as ADHD, How early diagnosis and treatment of the condition are critical, How the various forms of the condition affect a child's psychology and socialization, How parents can help to address the condition effectively and supportively. Understanding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder provides useful, up-to-date information on a condition that can be treated with early diagnosis and intervention. The book will prove useful to professionals and parents seeking a better understanding of childhood development.

A Strange World

Author: Martine F. Delfos
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 9781843102557
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This guide to autistic spectrum disorders comes from a new scientific perspective. Delfos's biopsychological model provides a theoretical analysis of the nature of autism and the problems it can cause. She offers advice on how to approach problems from the perspectives of autistic children, adolescents and adults, as well as parents and carers.