Community Treatment for Youth: Evidence-Based Interventions for Severe Emotional and Behavioral Disorders by Barbara J. Burns

Community Treatment for Youth: Evidence-Based Interventions for Severe Emotional and Behavioral…

byBarbara J. Burns, Kimberly Hoagwood

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This outstanding textbook presents innovative interventions for youth with severe emotional and behavioral disorders. Community Treatment for Youth is designed to fill a gap between the knowledge base and clinical practice through its presentation of theory, practice parameters, trainingrequirements, and research evidence. Featuring community-based and state-of-the-art services for youth with severe emotional and behavioral disorders and their families, this volume describes each intervention in depth, along with the supporting evidence for its utility. Most chapters present asingle intervention as an alternative to institutional care. Shared characteristics of these interventions include delivery of services in the community (homes, schools, and neighborhoods) provided largely by parents and paraprofessional staff. The interventions are appropriate to use in any of thechild human services sectors and have been developed in the field with real-world child and family clients. In addition, they offer a reduced cost in comparison to institutional care. Several chapters address diagnostic-specific psychosocial and psychopharmacological treatments, which are likely tobe provided as adjunctive treatment in a clinical setting. Designed to update professionals in the field about effective services, Community Treatment for Youth will serve as a resource for academics, policymakers, practitioners, consumers, and researchers.

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Kimberly Hoagwood is at Duke University.
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Title:Community Treatment for Youth: Evidence-Based Interventions for Severe Emotional and Behavioral…Format:PaperbackDimensions:400 pages, 6.1 × 9.09 × 0.91 inPublished:February 15, 2002Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Part I: ContextBarbara J. Burns: Chapter 1: Reasons for Hope for Children and Families: A Perspective and OverviewAlbert J. Duchnowski, Krista Kutash, and Robert M. Friedman: Chapter 2: Community-Based Interventions in a System of Care and Outcomes FrameworkPart II: Comprehensive InterventionsMary E. Evans and Mary I. Armstrong: Chapter 3: What Is Case Management?John d. Burchard, Eric J. Bruns, and Sara N. Burchard: Chapter 4: The Wraparound ApproachSonja K. Schoenwald and Melisa D. Rowland: Chapter 5: Multisystemic TherapyPatricia Chamberlain: Chapter 6: Treatment Foster CareJ. Eric Vance: Chapter 7: Mentoring to Facilitate Resiliency in High-Risk YouthHenry T. Ireys, Katherine A. Devet, and Diane Sakwa: Chapter 8: Family Support and EducationPart III: Targeted Interventions in Education, Substance Abuse, and Mental HealthMichael H. Epstein and Hill M. Walker: Chapter 9: Special Education: Best Practices and First Step to SuccessJohn A. Fairbank, Sharon R. Booth, and John F. Curry: Chapter 10: Integrated Cognitive-Behavior Therapy for Traumatic Stress Symptoms and Substance AbuseBarbara J. Burns et al.: Chapter 11: An Annotated Bibliography of Evidence for Diagnostic-Specific Psychosocial and Psychopharmacological InterventionsAndres J. Pumariega, Amor S. Del Mundo, and Booney Vance: Chapter 12: Pscyhopharmacology in the Context of Systems of CarePart IV: Conclusion and CommentaryMichael J. English: Chapter 13: Policy Implications Relevant to Implementing Evidence-Based TreatmentKimberly Hoagwood, Barbara J. Burns, and John R. Weisz: Chapter 14: A Profitable Conjunction: From Science to Service in Children's Mental Health