Table of Contents

Assessment.
Classification.
Epidemiology.
Autistic Spectrum Disorders.
Disorders of Attention and Activity.
Disruptive Behaviour.
Juvenile Delinquency.
School Refusal.
Anxiety Disorders.
Depression.
Mania.
Suicide and Deliberate Self-harm.
Stress Disorders.
Obsessive-compulsive Disorder.
Tourette Syndrome and Other Tic Disorders.
Selective Mutism.
Attachment Disorders.
Enuresis.
Faecal Soiling.
Sleep Disorders.
Psychosomatics.
Preschool Problems.
Introduction to Adolescence and Its Disorders.
Schizophrenia.
Eating Disorders.
Substance Use and Abuse.
Maltreatment.
Intellectual Disability.
Language Disorders.
Reading Difficulties.
Insecure Attachment.
Nature and Nurture.
Coping with Adversity.
School and Peer Factors.
Intervention: First Principles.
Prevention.
Medication and Diet.
Behaviourally-based Treatments.
Cognitive, Interpersonal and Other Individual Therapies.
Family and Systemic Therapies.
Fostering and Adoption.
Organisation of Services.