Mental Health And Illness Of Children And Adolescents by Eric TaylorMental Health And Illness Of Children And Adolescents by Eric Taylor

Mental Health And Illness Of Children And Adolescents

byEric TaylorEditorF. C. Verhulst, John Wong

Hardcover | August 14, 2019

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This book presents research aimed at understanding the clinical and socio-cultural factors that affect mental health of children and adolescents. It comprehensively covers the latest developments in the scientific study of mental health and illness of children and adolescents. The book is particularly important in the face of rapidly changing conditions globally and challenges such as migration, war and violence, child labour that have an impact on the mental health of children.
Eric Taylor Professor Taylor has headed the child psychiatry department at the Institute for 15 years, as well as chairing an interdisciplinary research group on the childhood problems that lead to poor adult mental health. He is a leading psychiatrist who received Ruane Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Child and Adolescent Psychia...
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Title:Mental Health And Illness Of Children And AdolescentsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:23.5 × 15.5 × 2.49 inPublished:August 14, 2019Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9811023468

ISBN - 13:9789811023460

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Mental health challenges of children around the world.- Early intervention program.- Epidemiology of mental disorders - cross-cultural comparison.- Neurobiology of autism.- Psychopathology of depression, ADHD, phobias, etc.-Suicidal behaviour.- Psychological therapies.- Pharmacotherapy.- Child services around the world.- Diagnoses, cultural validity, and Prevalence.- Treatments, institutions, services.- Brain conditions, mechanisms, toxins, infections incl. HIV.- Cultural attitudes, stigma, place of children, Child labour & exploitation.- Refugees, migration.- Ethics, law, child protection/ Training.