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Treating Adolescents

Treating Adolescents

Hans Steiner , Irvin D. Yalom (General Editor)

ISBN: 978-0-787-90206-3

Feb 1996, Jossey-Bass

448 pages

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A Dynamic and Challenging Age Group

A Volume in the Jossey-Bass Library of Current Clinical Technique

It is an ambitious undertaking to distill the knowledge base, summarize the clinical wisdom, and provide vivid case illustrations for the full range of psychopathology presenting in adolescence. This first rate book succeeds on all counts while conveying the challenge and excitement of working with teenagers who have psychiatric problems.
--Gregory K. Fritz, M.D., professor of psychiatry and director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Brown University School of Medicine

This concise, up-to-date summary of adolescent development presents step-by-step guidance for effective clinical treatment of issues such as anxiety disorders, depression, eating disorders, somatization, conduct disorders, and psychosis.

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Foreword.

1. General Principles and Special Problems( Hans Steiner, S. Shirley Feldman).

2. Disruptive Behavioral Disorders(James Lock).

3. Substance Use and Abuse( Rebecca A. Powers, Robert Matano).

4. Depression(James Lock).

5. Anxiety Disorders(Chris Hayward, Julie A. Collier).

6. Eating Disorders(Mary J. Sanders).

7. Chronic Illness and Somatization(Julie A. Collier).

8. Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders( Margo Thienenmann, Richard J. Shaw).

9. Psychiatric Trauma and Related Psychopathologies(Hans Steiner, Zakee Matthews).
"Treating Adolescents presents a concise, up-to-date summary of adolescent development and step-by-step guidance for the effective clinical treatment of specific disorders." (Adolescence)

"Treating Adolescents offers the reader a concise biopsychosocial biopsy of adolescence and a clear, comprehensive textbook description of the important issues in the treatment of the major psychopathologies occurring during this most perplexing development stage of human life." (Lawrence Stone, M.D., president, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry)

"It is an ambitious undertaking to distill the knowledge base, summarize the clinical wisdom, and provide vivid case illustrations for the full range of psychopathology presenting in adolescence. This first rate book succeeds on all counts while conveying the challenge and excitement of working with teenagers who have psychiatric problems." (Gregory K. Fritz, M.D., professor of psychiatry and director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Brown University School of Medicine)