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Title:
Raising a moody child : how to cope with depression and bipolar disorder
Author:
Fristad, Mary A.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Guilford Press, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
xii, 260 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
PART I: UNDERSTANDING YOUR CHILD'S PROBLEMS: Difficult, temperamental, impossible: the challenge of raising a moody child -- What's wrong with my child? -- Why my child? -- The first step in getting good treatment is getting a good evaluation -- PART II: TREATMENT: Getting the big picture -- What do medications offer? -- What should I expect from therapy? -- PART III: HELPING YOUR CHILD COPE: Ten principles for managing a mood disorder -- Coping skills for moody children -- Mood disorders in the school setting: what you need to know to help your child cope -- Crisis management -- PART IV: HELPING YOUR FAMILY LIVE WITH WITH A MOOD DISORDER: How mood disorders affect family life -- How can you help siblings? -- How can you take care of yourself.
ISBN:
9781572308718

9781572309302
Format :
Book