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Drug Therapy and Childhood and Adolescent Disorders (Psychiatric Disorders: Drugs & Psychology for the Mind and Body)

by Shirley Brinkerhoff

  • 335 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Mason Crest Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular medicine,
  • Psychology,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Treatment,
  • Psychotropic drugs,
  • Social Science - Psychology,
  • General,
  • Adolescent psychopathology,
  • Child psychopathology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8849903M
    ISBN 101590845633
    ISBN 109781590845639

    21 psychological treatment of children and adolescents. 22 somatic symptom and related disorders. 23 rumination and pica. 24 motor disorders and habits. 25 anxiety disorders. 26 mood disorders. 27 suicide and attempted suicide. 28 eating disorders. 29 disruptive, impulse-control, and conduct disorders. 30 autism spectrum disorder. 31 childhood.   The same chapter describes the approval of escitalopram for the acute treatment of adolescent depression (see Table ). Also new is Chap “Combination Pharmacotherapy for Psychiatric Disorders in Children and Adolescents,” by Gagan Joshi and Anna : Laurence Greenhill.

    Understanding and Treating Adolescent Substance Use Disorders: Assessment, Treatment, Juvenile Justice Responses / Nancy Jainchill, Ph.D. ISBN File Size: KB. Autism Spectrum Disorder & Intellectual Developmental Disorder: Florida Best Practice Psychotherapeutic Medication Recommendations for Target Symptoms in Children and Adolescents (). The University of South Florida, Florida Medicaid Drug Therapy Management Program sponsored by the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA).

    To find a local substance use disorder treatment facility, visit SAMHSA’s Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator. NIDA has numerous resources on illicit drug use, including a designated section for adolescents looking for more information on the science behind drug addiction and the effects of drug use on the body and : Office of Adolescent Health.   Adolescents with a parent who misused alcohol or drugs were more likely to use marijuana and other drugs following exposure to some forms of childhood trauma, according to the study’s findings.


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Drug Therapy and Childhood and Adolescent Disorders (Psychiatric Disorders: Drugs & Psychology for the Mind and Body) by Shirley Brinkerhoff Download PDF EPUB FB2

A well-written, but text-heavy book. Includes definitions and case studies of such disorders as ADHD and Tourette's. Discusses the history, risks, and side effects of different drug therapies as well as alternative treatments like special diets and "natural" medicine.5/5(1).

With promising discoveries and developments in psychiatric drug treatments, doctors now have more ways than ever to help patients with childhood and adolescent disorders.

In this book, you will read about: Tracy, who refused to hug or kiss her parents or even look them in the eye. Kelly, a child with mental retardation who needed schooling but Author: Shirley Brinkerhoff. Psychiatric Drugs in Children and Adolescents includes numerous tables, figures and illustrations and offers a valuable reference work for child and adolescent psychiatrists and psychotherapists, pediatricians, general practitioners, psychologists, and nursing staff, as well as teachers.4/5(2).

Drug therapy and childhood and adolescent disorders. [Shirley Brinkerhoff] -- A discussion of psychological disorders with onset in childhood and adolescence and the drugs and alternative treatments that are available for their management.

Adolescents differ from adults both physiologically and emotionally as they make the transition from child to adult and, thus, require treatment adapted to their needs. The onset of substance use is occurring at younger ages, resulting in more adolescents entering treatment for substance use disorders than has been observed in the past.

Children and Adolescents: Clinical Formulation & Treatment draws on the experience and research of leading scientists and clinicians from the United States, Australia, the United Kingdom, Israel and Canada to present state-of-the-art information on all aspects of child psychology and psychiatry.

Special attention is given to the psychopathology, assessment, treatment Book Edition: 1. Research evidence supports the effectiveness of various substance abuse treatment approaches for adolescents. Examples of specific evidence-based approaches are described below, including behavioral and family-based interventions as well as medications.

Each approach is designed to address specific aspects of adolescent drug use and its consequences for the. Inresearchers published a ground-breaking scientific study call the MECA Study (Methodology for Epidemiology of Mental Disorders in Children and Adolescents). It estimated that almost 21 percent of U.S.

children ages 9 to 17 had a diagnosable mental or addictive disorder that caused at least some impairment. Two other non-stimulant antihypertensive medications, clonidine and guanfacine, are also approved for treatment of ADHD in children and adolescents.

One of these non-stimulant medications is often tried first in a young person with ADHD, and if response is insufficient, then a stimulant is prescribed. Psychiatric Drugs in Children and Adolescents includes numerous tables, figures and illustrations and offers a valuable reference work for child and adolescent psychiatrists and psychotherapists, pediatricians, general practitioners, psychologists, and nursing staff, as.

children with more severe BPSD (greater symptom resolution) Families with limited treatment history (learned more; d = ) Findings are promising and suggest that MF -PEP may be an effective EBT for children with mood disorders and their parents in general practice settingsFile Size: 1MB.

Although it is sometimes assumed that childhood and adolescence are times of carefree bliss, as many as 20% of children and adolescents have one or more diagnosable mental disorders. Most of these disorders may be viewed as exaggerations or distortions of normal behaviors and emotions.

NIMH also supports efforts to develop and test new interventions, including behavioral, psychotherapeutic, and medication treatments. In addition to providing ways to diagnose and treat disorders in childhood, research can help determine whether beneficial effects of treatment in childhood continue into adolescence and adulthood.

Child Psychiatry. Child Psychiatry. Clinical practice. Co-occurring disorders. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Cognitive Decline. Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy (CRT) Collaborative care. Complementary treatments. Complimentary treatments. Computers in Psychiatric Practice. Conduct Disorder.

Confidentiality. Cosmetic pharmacology. Criminal behavior. The drug quetiapine (better known as Seroquel) is an antipsychotic and is now the most commonly prescribed drug for bipolar disorders, as combining lithium with quetiapine improves treatment outcomes.

As with all psychological disorders, compliance with drug therapy can be a problem for various reasons. A child and adolescent psychiatrist is a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of mental health disorders that affect children and adolescents.

Child and adolescent psychiatrists have completed four years of medical school, and at least three years of residency training in medicine, neurology, or general psychiatry with. The number of adolescents ages who experienced a major depressive episode was higher in than in any year in the previous decade - PDF.

Common mental health disorders in adolescence include those related to anxiety, depression, attention deficit-hyperactivity, and eating. 1, 2. Examples include generalized anxiety disorder, post Author: Office of Adolescent Health. Children and adolescents with conduct disorder usually have little care or concern for others.

Current research has yielded varying estimates of the number of young people with this disorder; most estimates range from 4 to 10 of every children and adolescents.

Eating disorders can be life threatening. A young person with anorexia nervosa. Despite the high prevalence of childhood and adolescent anxiety disorders, around two-thirds of anxious children go untreated Among the children who do receive treatment, psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral, family, and group therapies, separately or in combination, have been applied most often.

Background: Psychotropic drugs are not recommended for child and adolescent eating disorders, though they are used empirically for symptomatic treatment and co-morbid conditions.

Significant progress has been made in development and dissemination of evidence-based behavioral interventions for adolescents with substance use disorders (SUD). Medications have also shown promise in reducing substance use when used in conjunction with psychosocial treatment for adolescents with SUD, even in the context of co-occurring Cited by: Practice Parameters, authored by individual AACAP experts, addressed a broad range of topics in child and adolescent psychiatry and behavioral health.

Since their inception inmore than 60 Practice Parameters have been published as AACAP Official Actions in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.Part 2 Drug treatment of special patient groups Chapter 5 Children and adolescents Principles of prescribing practice in childhood and adolescence Depression in children and adolescents Bipolar illness in children and adolescents Psychosis in children and adolescents Anxiety disorders in children and adolescents