Skip to main content Accessibility help
×
Home
Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents
  • Get access
    Check if you have access via personal or institutional login
  • Cited by 1
  • Export citation
  • Recommend to librarian
  • Buy the print book

Book description

Anxiety disorders are among the most prevalent mental health problems in childhood. In this timely book, an international team of psychiatrists and psychologists review the most recent theoretical and empirical developments in the field and indicate how these may inform research and clinical practice. Following a historical introduction, chapters review conceptual and management issues, including cognitive, neurobiological, learning and developmental processes, and the influence of the peer group and family. Phenomenology, classification and assessment are covered, as are clinical course, intervention and outcome, with attention to both pharmacological and psychosocial treatment approaches. For clinicians and researchers this is an authoritative guide to the understanding and assessment of anxiety disorders in the young, and will appeal to all mental health professionals involved with this age group.

Reviews

‘This is an excellent volume in the Cambridge Child and Adolescent Psychiatry series … carefully planned and edited … this is an important book for educational psychologists who want to know more about helping anxious children and their teachers and parents. it would be an excellent text for shared reading and discussion.’

Source: Educational Psychology in Practice

‘Behavioural cognitively oriented theories and clinical research are featured most strongly … full discussion of well researched possible temperamental precursors as seen in young children with ‘behavioural inhibition’ … good update on post-traumatic stress disorder … well informed neuropsychiatry chapter …’.

Elena Garraldo Source: Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry

Refine List

Actions for selected content:

Select all | Deselect all
  • View selected items
  • Export citations
  • Download PDF (zip)
  • Send to Kindle
  • Send to Dropbox
  • Send to Google Drive

Save Search

You can save your searches here and later view and run them again in "My saved searches".

Please provide a title, maximum of 40 characters.
×

Contents

Metrics

Full text views

Total number of HTML views: 0
Total number of PDF views: 0 *
Loading metrics...

Book summary page views

Total views: 0 *
Loading metrics...

* Views captured on Cambridge Core between #date#. This data will be updated every 24 hours.

Usage data cannot currently be displayed