Neurobiological Disorders in Children and Adolescents: New Directions for Mental Health Services #54

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John Wiley & Sons, Jun 22, 1992 - Psychology - 152 pages
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This volume summarizes recent scientific data about neurobiological disorders in children and adolescents and discusses treatment approaches based on these findings--particularly pharmacological treatments. Second, the contributors recommend fundamental changes in our society's institutions--including the medical profession, the insurance industry, the educational system, and the legal system--necessitated by these new findings. This is the 54th issue of the quarterly journal New Directions for Mental Health Services.

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ENID PESCHEL is co-director of the Program for Humanities in Medicine and assistant professor (adjunct) of internal medicine at Yale University School of Medicine. RICHARD PESCHEL is professor of therapeutic radiology at Yale University School of Medicine. CAROL W. HOWE is membership chair of the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill Children and Adolescents Network (NAMI CAN) Advisory Council, Arlington, Virginia. JAMES W. HOWE, an economist, was president of the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI), Arlington, Virginia, from 1984 to 1986.

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