Self-injurious behavior: analysis, assessment, and treatment

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Springer-Verlag, 1992 - Medical - 393 pages
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This book greatly furthers our understanding of self- injurious behavior by providing a comprehensive and critical evaluation and discussion of the etiology and assessment, and the treatment of self-injurious behavior, as well as a close examination of the general issues that it touches.

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Contents

Definition Classification and Taxonomy
3
The Incidence and Prevalence of Selfinjurious Behavior
21
Neurobiological Factors in Selfinjurious Behavior
59
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About the author (1992)

James K. Luiselli, Ed.D., is Senior Vice President of Applied Research, Clinical Training, and Peer Review and Director of the Internship Program in Clinical Psychology at The May Institute, Inc., Randolph, MA.

Michael L. Matson is a student at Louisiana State University focusing on mental health issues of persons with developmental disabilities. Johnny L. Matson is a professor and distinguished research master in the department of psychology at Louisiana State University. Rinita B. Laud is a doctoral student in clinical psychology at Louisiana State University. They all live in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.