There are also a variety of detailed treatment manuals that describe the step-by-step procedures to guide ongoing research and practice. They deserve the very best we can offer them. Written by a leading international authority on the subject, the ebook provides bibliographic information supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult and editorial commentary to make it clear how the cited sources are interrelated related. Each chapter begins with an explanatory section that discusses the theoretical and empirical underpinnings of the programs. Its relevance cannot be overstated, as growing numbers of young people have mental health problems requiring intervention, and current policy initiatives identify evidence-based therapies as the most effective and relevant forms of treatment. Author by : Athena A.
The book was inspired by the preeminent work on adult disorders, Clinical Handbook of Psychological Disorders now in its fifth edition , edited by David H. All Rights Reserved Category: Medical Author : Lea A. This ebook is a static version of an article from Oxford Bibliographies Online: Social Work, a dynamic, continuously updated, online resource designed to provide authoritative guidance through scholarship and other materials relevant to the study and practice of social work. In contexts ranging from child welfare to homelessness, thisbook provides the critical thinking skills students need tounderstand how social work theory applies in clinicalenvironments. Any practitioner or student who works with youth should have a copy of this book on their desk. Christophersen and Susan Mortweet VanScoyoc ; 14.
Author by : Ric G. Contributors discuss recommended manuals and other clinical and training resources and provide details on how to obtain them. First Person Accounts of Mental Illness and Recovery is a wonderfulbook, and it is an ideal, even indispensable, companion totraditional mental health texts. Category: Psychology Author : John R. Manualized Treatment for Anxiety-based School Refusal Behavior in Youth. Organized into three sections: the major clinical disorders, social problems confronting children and teens, and preventive interventions the Handbook brings together some of the most esteemed researcher-practitioners in the child and adolescent field.
His collection of evidence-based prevention and treatment manuals reflects not only his own energy and years of clinical experience but also those of his esteemed contributors, many of whom are luminaries in the field. With a compendium of proven strategies for resolving more than 40 of the most pressing and prevalent issues facing young people, the book provides immediate guidance and uniform step-by-step instructions for resolving issues ranging from psychopathological disorders to academic problems. Overall, this volume is conceptually rich, clinically savvy, research-driven, and respectful of various theoretical persuasions and positions. All of the casesare written from the perspective of the mentally ill individual,providing readers with a unique perspective of the experience ofliving with a mental disorder. Experts in the field provide descriptions of treatment approaches for rational emotive therapy with children, social skills training, anger-control training, adolescent relapse prevention, divorce-adjustment groups, parent-adolescent conflict, and more.
Until now there has been no clear presentation of how such theories translate into day-to-day practice. The second edition of Craig Winston LeCroy's Handbook of Evidence-Based Treatment Manuals for Children and Adolescents is a forceful combination of the two approaches, as he gathers fifteen varied treatment manuals and brief summaries of the research supporting each to ensure that practitioners will truly understand how to implement the treatments they are using. The E-mail message field is required. All Rights Reserved Author by : Lea A. Additionally, each chapter provides several websites offering further information about the topic.
In social work, as in other disciplines, researchers at all levels are drowning in potentially useful scholarly information, and this guide has been created as a tool for cutting through that material to find the exact source you need. With a compendium of proven strategies for resolving more than 40 of the most pressing and prevalent issues facing young people, the book provides immediate guidance and uniform step-by-step instructions for resolving issues ranging from psychopathological disorders to academic problems. The book addresses nuts-and-bolts issues such as how to set up each session, what to cover, and how to broach difficult topics with children and parents. In addition, a special section is included on therapist self-care, including empirically supported studies. Feindler and Meghann Gerber ; 7. The Handbook of Evidence-Based Child and Adolescent Treatment Manuals is an indispensable reference for researchers, graduate students, and practitioners working with children and adolescents in a multitude of settings, from schools and juvenile correction centers to group homes and family service agencies. Written by a leading international authority on the subject, the ebook provides bibliographic information supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult and editorial commentary to make it clear how the cited sources are interrelated related.
A warning is in order, however: never loan this book to anyone, because once 'borrowed' it is unlikely to be returned. Its relevance cannot be overstated, as growing numbers of young people have mental health problems requiring intervention, and current policy initiatives identify evidence-based therapies as the most effective and relevant forms of treatment. This is a book that belongs in all graduate training programs that espouse evidence-based practice and on the book shelves of all clinicians who work with youth. Part I: Treatment Manuals for Prevention. Other Titles: Handbook of child and adolescent treatment manuals. Category: Psychology Author : Craig W.
Responsibility: edited by Craig Winston LeCroy. Anthony—two distinguished scholars inthe field of social work—have brought together an impressiveroster of contributors who add their unique voices and clinicalperspectives into their insightful case descriptions. Additionally, each chapter provides several websites offering further information about the topic. Step-by-step instruction is provided for implementing the treatment protocol covered. Organizedinto five thematic sections, Case Studies in Child, Adolescent,and Family Treatment, Second Edition covers the most importantareas in social work practice, including: Child welfare and adoption Individual and group treatment School and community settings Family treatment and parent training With the updates in the Second Edition, students willlearn the most current lessons in social work practice from adiverse range of scholars, researchers, and practitioners in thefield. This comprehensive volume is written by leaders in the field and collects classic and emerging evidence-based and cognitive behavioral therapy treatments therapists can use when working with children and adolescents.