Handbook of Depression in Children and Adolescents

Handbook of Depression in Children and Adolescents

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This timely, authoritative volume provides an integrative review of current knowledge on child and adolescent depression, covering everything from epidemiology and neurobiology to evidence-based treatment and prevention. From foremost scientist-practitioners, the book is organized within a developmental psychopathology framework that elucidates the factors that put certain children at risk and what can be done to help. Proven intervention models are discussed in step-by-step detail, with coverage of cognitive-behavioral, interpersonal, and pharmacological approaches, among others. Special topics include sex differences in depression, understanding and managing suicidality, and the intergenerational transmission of depression.See Positive psychotherapy (PPT) Predisposition model, 159 Prefrontal cortex emotion regulation and, 165a€“166 primary ... 316a€“318 suicidal behavior and, 456 Problem-solving training in ACTION treatment program, 237a€“238, 245 Progressanbsp;...

Title:Handbook of Depression in Children and Adolescents
Author:John R. Z. Abela, Benjamin L. Hankin
Publisher:Guilford Press - 2008


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