The Clinician’s Guide to Treatment and Management of Youth with Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders

The Clinician’s Guide to Treatment and Management of Youth with Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders
  • Author : Joseph F. McGuire,Tanya K. Murphy,John Piacentini,Eric A. Storch
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 13 June 2018
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The Clinician’s Guide to Treatment and Management of Youth with Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders provides clinicians with cognitive behavioral therapy concepts and skills to manage young patients dealing with Tourette Syndrome (TS) and tic disorders. This book focuses on improving the quality of life, patient resiliency, habit reversal techniques, talking about tics with peers, and overcoming tic-related avoidance. Each chapter looks at the nature and background of common challenges for youth with TS experience, reviews empirically-informed rationale for

The Clinician's Guide to Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Childhood Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

The Clinician's Guide to Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Childhood Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • Author : Eric A. Storch,Joseph McGuire,Dean McKay
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 13 September 2017
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The Clinician's Guide to Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Childhood Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder brings together a wealth of experts on pediatric and adolescent OCD, providing novel cognitive behavioral strategies and considerations that therapists can immediately put into practice. The book provides case studies and example metaphors on how to explain exposure models to children in a developmentally appropriate manner. The book also instructs clinicians on how to use symptom information and rating scales to develop an appropriate exposure hierarchy. The book is arranged

Global Emergency of Mental Disorders

Global Emergency of Mental Disorders
  • Author : Jahangir Moini,Justin Koenitzer,Anthony LoGalbo
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 28 May 2021
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Global Emergency of Mental Disorders is a comprehensive, yet easy-to-read overview of the neurodevelopmental basis of multiple mental disorders and their accompanying consequences, including addiction, suicide and homelessness. Compared to other references that examine the treatment of psychiatric disorders, this book uniquely focuses on their neurodevelopment. It is designed for neuroscience, psychiatry, psychology students, and various other clinical professions. With chapters on anxiety, depression, schizophrenia and others, this volume provides information about incidence, prevalence and mortality rates in addition to

Clinician’s Guide to Psychopharmacology

Clinician’s Guide to Psychopharmacology
  • Author : Joseph Sadek
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 21 December 2020
GET THIS BOOKClinician’s Guide to Psychopharmacology

This book employs a direct and clear approach to understanding the medications used in the treatment of psychiatric disorders. A range of areas, such as prescription errors, dosage modification in renal and hepatic dysfunction, augmentation strategies in treatment resistant patients, and recent findings from various clinical trials are addressed. Given its clear, straightforward approach, the book will be a valuable guide for all clinicians working with patients with psychiatric illness.

Assessment and Treatment of Childhood Problems, Third Edition

Assessment and Treatment of Childhood Problems, Third Edition
  • Author : Carolyn S. Schroeder,Julianne M. Smith-Boydston
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release : 29 June 2017
GET THIS BOOKAssessment and Treatment of Childhood Problems, Third Edition

This highly accessible work, now thoroughly revised, has shown thousands of students and clinicians how to assess and treat children's emotional and behavioral difficulties from a developmental perspective. The authors provide a sound understanding of typical development (ages 2-12) and the risk and protective factors for psychopathology. Chapters on common psychological disorders and family stressors describe the nature of each problem, review evidence-based treatments, and offer step-by-step guidelines for intervention, illustrated with helpful case examples. A comprehensive framework for assessing

Practitioner’s Guide to Psychoactive Drugs for Children and Adolescents

Practitioner’s Guide to Psychoactive Drugs for Children and Adolescents
  • Author : John Scott Werry,Michael G. Aman
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 29 June 2013
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Incorporating the latest developments in pharmacology and therapy, this fully revised Second Edition is an ideal quick reference for those who prescribe psychotrophic drugs for young people. New and notable features include: discussions of new drugs and health supplements; revised diagnostic terminology that accords with current DSM-IV nomenclature; reports on anti-epileptic medications; guidelines for the appropriate use of psychoactive medications; and instruction on the monitoring of physical, behavioral, and cognitive effects of various drugs. The handy spiral format makes the

Complex Disorders in Pediatric Psychiatry

Complex Disorders in Pediatric Psychiatry
  • Author : David I Driver,Shari Thomas
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 27 March 2018
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Get a quick, expert overview of complex childhood psychiatric disorders from Drs. David I. Driver and Shari Thomas of Healthy Foundations Group. This practical resource presents a summary of today’s current knowledge and best approaches to topics from gender dysphoria to childhood onset schizophrenia and other complex psychiatric disorders. Comprehensive guide for any professional working with children. Consolidates today’s evidence-based information on complex childhood psychiatric disorders into one convenient resource. Provides must-know information on evaluation and management. Covers

A Practical Guide to Mental Health Problems in Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder

A Practical Guide to Mental Health Problems in Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder
  • Author : Alvina Ali,Michelle O'Reilly,Khalid Karim
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release : 21 October 2013
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Exploring the relationship between ASD and mental health difficulties, this book offers practical guidance to help parents and professionals recognise and handle co-morbid conditions, and dispels the myth that they are just a part of autism. The authors cover a wide range of common mental health problems experienced by children with ASD, including Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), anxiety, ADHD, eating disorders, psychosis, stress, tics and depression, and illustrate these issues with case studies. They also provide vital advice in an

Primary Care of the Child With a Chronic Condition E-Book

Primary Care of the Child With a Chronic Condition E-Book
  • Author : Patricia Jackson Allen,Judith A. Vessey,Naomi Schapiro
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 25 June 2009
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Written by nurse practitioners for nurse practitioners, this one-of-a-kind resource provides the expert guidance you need to provide comprehensive primary care to children with special needs and their families. It addresses specific conditions that require alterations in standard primary care and offers practical advice on managing the major issues common to children with chronic conditions. A consistent format makes it easy to locate essential information on each condition. Plus, valuable resources help you manage the issues and gaps in health

Managing Tourette Syndrome

Managing Tourette Syndrome
  • Author : Douglas W. Woods,John Piacentini,Susanna Chang,Thilo Deckersbach,Golda Ginsburg,Alan Peterson,Lawrence D. Scahill,John T. Walkup,Sabine Wilhelm
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 20 August 2008
GET THIS BOOKManaging Tourette Syndrome

If you suffer from Tourette Syndrome (TS), or any other chronic motor or vocal tic disorder, you know how difficult it can be to manage your symptoms. You may be taking medication or working with a medical doctor to control your tics. If you are seeking an alternative or adjunctive treatment, you may wish to try the scientifically proven behavior therapy program described in this workbook. Behavior therapy can teach you skills for effectively managing your tics. Designed to be

Flexibility Within Fidelity

Flexibility Within Fidelity
  • Author : Philip C. Kendall
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 24 January 2022
GET THIS BOOKFlexibility Within Fidelity

Flexibility within Fidelity identifies how empirically supported treatments (ESTs) can be implemented with both integrity and flexibility. The book is comprised of chapters focusing on specific ESTs for problem areas amongst adults and children/adolescents, including anxiety disorders, PTSD, pain management, and depression among others.

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Author : Larry B. Silver
  • Publisher : American Psychiatric Pub
  • Release : 20 May 2008
GET THIS BOOKAttention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

This new edition of Dr. Larry Silver's groundbreaking clinical book incorporates recent research findings on attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), covering the latest information on diagnosis, associated disorders, and treatment, as well as ADHD in adults. Providing a broad overview of the continuum of neurobiologically based conditions, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder thoroughly reviews disorders often found to be comorbid with ADHD, including specific learning disorders, anxiety disorders, depression, anger regulation problems, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and tic disorders. Dr. Silver emphasizes that ADHD is

Tic Disorders

Tic Disorders
  • Author : Uttom Chowdhury,Tara Murphy
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release : 21 September 2016
GET THIS BOOKTic Disorders

This is the essential one-stop guide for parents of children and young people with tic disorders and the professionals who work with them. Drawing on current research and their own clinical experience, the authors provide up-to-date information on tic disorders and review the psychological, medical and alternative methods of managing symptoms. Written in clear, accessible language and with practical advice on how to support children with tics at home and in school, the book also includes essential information on the

Cognitive-Behavioral Management of Tic Disorders

Cognitive-Behavioral Management of Tic Disorders
  • Author : Kieron O'Connor
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 05 August 2005
GET THIS BOOKCognitive-Behavioral Management of Tic Disorders

Tics affect more than 10% of the population, and can be an unpleasant and disruptive problem. They include chronic tic disorder, Tourette?s syndrome and habit disorders such as hair pulling, nail biting and scratching. Treatment is either by medication (without convincing evidence) or psychological means. Before the introduction of habit reversal psychologists had no real alternatives to offer, and even this method lacks evidence for its efficacy and is not widely used. Illustrated throughout with case study examples and containing