Child and Adolescent Therapy, Fourth Edition: Cognitive-Behavioral Procedures

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Philip C. Kendall
Guilford Press, Sep 26, 2011 - Psychology - 538 pages
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Widely regarded as the definitive clinical reference and text in the field, this authoritative volume presents effective cognitive-behavioral approaches for treating frequently encountered child and adolescent disorders. The editor and contributors are leading experts who provide hands-on, how-to-do-it descriptions illustrated with clinical examples. Relevant theories and research findings are explained, and exemplary treatment manuals and client workbooks reviewed. Coverage encompasses evidence-based treatments for aggression, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, anxiety disorders, depression and suicidality, obsessive–compulsive disorder, eating disorders, and trauma. Ways to involve parents in treatment are addressed throughout. New to This Edition*Presents advances in conceptualizing and treating specific clinical problems.*Up-to-date information on treatment manuals and outcome research.*Chapters on additional therapies: modular treatments, dialectical behavior therapy, and mindfulness-based interventions.

 

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Contents

Chapter 1
3
PART II
25
Chapter 2
27
Chapter 3
61
Chapter 4
92
PART III
141
Chapter 5
143
Chapter 6
190
Chapter 10
324
Chapter 11
345
PART V
377
Chapter 12
379
Chapter 13
398
Chapter 14
411
PART VI
427
Chapter 15
429

Chapter 7
234
PART IV
257
Chapter 8
259
KendallCh09
283
Chapter 16
471
Chapter 17
499
Index
521
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Philip C. Kendall, PhD, ABPP, is the Laura H. Carnell Professor and a Distinguished University Professor of Psychology at Temple University, where he is also Director of the Child and Adolescent Anxiety Disorders Clinic. Dr. Kendall has been a researcher, scholar, and clinician for 35 years. His contributions include seminal work on the treatment of anxiety disorders in youth; cognitive-behavioral theory, assessment, and treatment; research methodology; and the conceptualization and understanding of the psychopathology and treatment of children and adolescents. With more than 450 research publications and books, Dr. Kendall has been a Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences and has received numerous other awards, including the inaugural Research Recognition Award from the Anxiety Disorders Association of America and Distinguished Career Research Awards from the Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology (Division 53) and the Society of Clinical Psychology (Division 12) of the American Psychological Association.

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