Handbook of Child and Adolescent Anxiety Disorders by Dean McKay, Eric A. Storch

By Dean McKay, Eric A. Storch

Is it tuition refusal or separation anxiousness sickness? Can preschoolers have panic assaults? Does foodstuff neophobia particularly exist? For readers looking how you can increase overview, case conceptualization, or healing procedures in addition to a extra common realizing of hysteria issues between childrens, the instruction manual of kid and AdolescentAnxiety issues addresses those and lots of different complicated concerns. an easy significant other to the diagnostic manuals, this quantity crosses theoretical obstacles to explain extensive the big variety of children’s anxiousness problems and to give an explanation for the developmental nuances that separate them from their grownup analogues.

Coverage includes:

  • Diagnostic and etiological versions of children’s anxiousness problems (i.e., genetic, cognitive-behavioral, taxonomic, neuropsychological, dimensional).
  • Differential prognosis guidance for generalized nervousness sickness (GAD), phobic stipulations, obsessive-compulsive disease (OCD), and posttraumatic tension ailment (PTSD) in early life.
  • Ancillary elements in baby and adolescent anxiousness (e.g., character, temperament, parenting concerns, and comorbid conditions).
  • Psychological, pharmacological, and mixed remedies for youth nervousness disorders.
  • Special populations and rising components of curiosity, together with anxiousness issues within the contexts of persistent illnesses and developmental disabilities.

The instruction manual of kid and Adolescent anxiousness Disorders is a must have reference for researchers, clinicians, and graduate scholars in psychology, psychiatry, social paintings and counseling in addition to allied pros in hospitals, group psychological well-being facilities, faculties, and personal practice.

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