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Child psychopathology
Mash, Eric J.
Publication Information:
New York : Guilford Press, [1996]

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xvi, 650 pages : illustrations ; : 26 cm
Child psychopathology : a developmental-systems perspective / Eric J. Mash, David J.A. Dozois -- Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder / Russell A. Barkley -- Conduct and oppositional defiant disorders / Stephen P. Hinshaw, Carolyn A. Anderson -- Childhood depression / Constance Hammen, Karen D. Rudolph -- Childhood anxiety disorders / Anne Marie Albano, Bruce F. Chorpita, David H. Barlow -- Childhood posttraumatic stress disorder / Kenneth E. Fletcher -- Social withdrawal / Kenneth H. Rubin, Shannon L. Stewart -- Autistic disorder / Laura Grofer Klinger, Geraldine Dawson -- Childhood-onset schizophrenia / Joan Rosenbaum Asarnow, Robert F. Asarnow -- Mental retardation / Robert M. Hodapp, Elisabeth M. Dykens -- Learning disabilities / G. Reid Lyon --

Tic disorders / David W. Evans, Robert A. King, James F. Leckman -- Disorder and risk for disorder during infancy and toddlerhood / Karlen Lyons-Ruth, Charles H. Zeanah, Diane Benoit -- Child maltreatment / Christine Wekerle, David A. Wolfe -- Eating disorders / G. Terence Wilson, Karen Heffernan, Carolyn M.D. Black -- Health-related disorders / Cynthia Harbeck-Weber, Lizette Peterson.
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RJ499 .C4863 1996 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks

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Penetrating and comprehensive, this new volume integrates the most up-to-date theory and research relating to childhood dysfunction and its determinants. Grounded in a developmental systems framework, each chapter considers the significant biological, behavioral, social, cognitive, and affective models pertaining to a particular childhood disorder.

Author Notes

Eric J. Mash, PhD, is Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychology and Program in Clinical Psychology at the University of Calgary. He is a fellow of the American and Canadian Psychological Associations; has served as an editor, editorial board member, and editorial consultant for many scientific and professional journals; and has written or edited numerous books and journal articles on children's mental health, child and adolescent psychopathology, child and adolescent psychotherapy, and child and family assessment. Dr. Mash's research has focused on family relationships across a variety of child and family disorders, including attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), conduct problems, internalizing disorders, and maltreatment.

Table of Contents

I Introduction
1 Child Psychopathology: A Developmental-Systems PerspectiveEric J. Mash and David J. A. Dozois
II Behavior Disorders
2 Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity DisorderRussell A. Barkley
3 Conduct and Oppositional Defiant DisordersStephen P. Hinshaw and Carolyn A. Anderson
III Emotional and Social Disorders
4 Childhood DepressionConstance Hammen and Karen D. Rudolph
5 Childhood Anxiety DisordersAnne Marie Albano and Bruce F. Chorpita and David H. Barlow
6 Childhood Posttraumatic Stress DisorderKenneth E. Fletcher
7 Social WithdrawalKenneth H. Rubin and Shannon L. Stewart
IV Developmental and Learning Disorders
8 Autistic DisorderLaura Grofer Klinger and Geraldine Dawson
9 Childhood-Onset SchizophreniaJoan Rosenbaum Asarnow and Robert F. Asarnow
10 Mental RetardationRobert M. Hodapp and Elizabeth M. Dykens
11 Learning DisabilitiesG. Reid Lyon
12 Tic DisordersDavid W. Evans and Robert A. King and James F. Leckman
V Infants and Children at Risk for Disorder
13 Disorder and Risk for Disorder during Infancy and ToddlerhoodKarlen Lyons-Ruth and Charles H. Zeanah and Diane Benoit
14 Child MaltreatmentChristine Wekerle and David A. Wolfe
VI Health Disorders
15 Eating DisordersG. Terence Wilson and Karen Heffernan and Carolyn M. D. Black
16 Health-Related DisordersCynthia Harbeck-Weber and Lizette Peterson