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Published: 11 August 2017

920 Pages | 57

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780199928163

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Treating and Preventing Adolescent Mental Health Disorders

What We Know and What We Don't Know

Second Edition

Edited by Dwight L. Evans, Edna B. Foa, Raquel E. Gur, Herbert Hendin, Charles P. O'Brien, Daniel Romer, Martin E.P. Seligman, and B. Timothy Walsh

Adolescent Mental Health Initiative

  • First edition received 2005 Award for Excellence in Clinical Medicine from the Division of Professional/Scholarly Publishing of the Association of American Publishers
  • Both treatment and prevention approaches are highlighted with the latest information about the diffusion of evidence based practices
  • Includes the latest information about behavioral impulse control disorders that emerge in adolescence, such as problem gambling and internet use
  • Includes a broad overview of positive youth development approaches to healthy adolescent development
  • Presents the best available evidence from experts in both Psychiatry and Psychology

New to this Edition:

  • Updated studies and citations since previous edition
  • Two new chapters, on gambling and internet use disorder

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