Summary: Updating and expanding on the widely acclaimed Behavioral Assessment of Childhood Disorders, Second Edition, this new volume reflects the dramatic changes that have taken place in the assessment of children during the past decade and covers the most recent principles and procedures for evaluating a wide range of childhood disorders. Providing comprehensive coverage of the field, chapters emphasize developmental and cultural sensitivity, multimethod approaches, ...show more accountability, and prevention-oriented assessments.
"As in previous editions of Behavioral Assessment of Childhood Disorders, Mash and Terdal have assembled the leaders in childhood psychopathology for this new volume. The topics addressed in each chapter are critical ones for the changing field of childhood disorders....Will serve as the handbook for the assessment disorders of children for years to come!"
-Rex Forehand, PhD
"Assessment of Childhood Disorders is an excellent addition to the literature. The book is comprehensive and timely, and offers readers a wealth of information about children's disorders. Each chapter is written by experts in their fields. All clinicians working with children will benefit from reading this book. It will also prove valuable in graduate courses in assessment and child psychopathology. The editors are to be congratulated for their work!"
-Jerome M. Sattler, PhD, Psychology Department, San Diego State University
"An invaluable resource and a very practical guidebook for students, clinicians and researchers."
-Donald Meichenbaum, PhD, Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo ...show less