Child and Adolescent Psychopathology by Theodore P. Beauchaine, Stephen P. Hinshaw

By Theodore P. Beauchaine, Stephen P. Hinshaw

Child and Adolescent Psychopathology, moment Edition is the one accomplished textual content on early life and adolescent issues that addresses genetic, neurobiological, and environmental components inside of a developmental point of view. the recent variation contains extra on epigenetics, type, tradition and context and emphasizes how, whilst, and why problems emerge between children and in what methods symptom profiles swap at various levels of improvement.

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Depressive reaction). In formulating the DSM-I, the APA relied on the broad opinion of its membership. To do so, it sent detailed questionnaires to 10% of its members, from which proposed categories of psychopathology were derived. Three broad classes of psychopathology emerged from this process, including organic brain syndromes, functional disorders, and mental deficiency. Within these broad classes, 108 specific diagnoses were created (depending on the method of counting), only one of which could be applied to children (adjustment reaction of childhood/adolescence).

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Chapter 15, by Sandra A. Brown, Kristin Tomlinson, and Jennifer Winward, discusses developmental trajectories of alcohol and substance problems, an area ripe for all of the DP principles discussed in this chapter, with major public health implications given the scope and consequences of early drug use and abuse. Next, Part IV features internalizing conditions. Chapter 16, by Carl F. Weems and Wendy K. Silverman, covers the range of anxiety disorders, providing an integrative perspective on their origins and maintenance.

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