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Characteristics of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders of Children and Youth

Characteristics of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders of Children and Youth - 10th edition

Characteristics of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders of Children and Youth - 10th edition

ISBN13: 9780132658089

ISBN10: 0132658089

Characteristics of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders of Children and Youth by James M. Kauffman - ISBN 9780132658089
Edition: 10TH 13
Copyright: 2013
Publisher: Pearson
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International: No
Characteristics of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders of Children and Youth by James M. Kauffman - ISBN 9780132658089

ISBN13: 9780132658089

ISBN10: 0132658089

Edition: 10TH 13

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Summary

The tenth edition ofCharacteristics of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders of Children and Youthfollows the text's long-standing reputation for trusted research, a teacher-focused presentation, and clear explanations of the concepts related to students with EBD.

Streamlined in this edition, the text offers a coherent conceptualization of the problems of students with emotional and behavioral disorders and the common challenges for teachers. Its four-part format examines the background of EBD, the origins of disordered behaviors, types of disorders and the procedures and problems associated with assessment. This edition includes over 150 new references, a unified chapter on assessment, a new emphasis on teaching social skills and a separately available companion casebook filled with cases and interviews from teachers in the field.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Table of Contents Ch. 1 Definition: The Nature of the Problem 4 Ch. 2 Prevalence: The Extent of the Problem 38 Ch. 3 The History of the Problem: Development of the Field 64 Ch. 4 Conceptual Models: Approaches to the Problem 108 Ch. 5 Screening and Classification 136 Ch. 6 Evaluation for Instruction 164 Ch. 7 Biological Factors 191 Ch. 8 Family Factors 216 Ch. 9 School Factors 240 Ch. 10 Cultural Factors 276 Ch. 11 Attention and Activity Disorders 306 Ch. 12 Conduct Disorder: Overt Aggression 330 Ch. 13 Conduct Disorder: Covert Antisocial Behavior 374 Ch. 14 Delinquency, Substance Abuse, and Early Sexual Activity 394 Ch. 15 Anxiety and Related Disorders 430 Ch. 16 Depression and Suicidal Behavior 458 Ch. 17 Schizophrenia and Pervasive Developmental Disorders 482 Ch. 18 A Personal Statement 510 Glossary 523 References 532 Name Index 589 Subject Index 604