Title

Treating Child and Adolescent Depression

Document Type

Edited Book

Publication Date

2009

Abstract

This book is a practical and authoritative guide to diagnosis and treatment of child and adolescent depression in various clinical settings, health care systems, and cultures. Emphasis is placed on evidence-based precepts for treatment. The contributors address current controversies surrounding the potential risks of medications in children and discuss other biological treatments and psychotherapies. Key take-home points are listed at the end of each chapter. Flow charts and tables summarize treatment recommendations, and tables summarize evidence of effectiveness and quality of evidence. Also included are lists of other resources for clinicians, patients, and families.

Comments

Due to copyright restrictions the publisher's version/PDF of this article is unavailable for download.

Staff and Students of the University of Notre Dame Australia may access Treating Child and Adolescent Depression from the Benedict XVI Medical Library Main Collection, Sydney Campus: WS 462 TRE 2009

Treating Child and Adolescent Depression may be accessed from the publisher here

Treating Child and Adolescent Depression may be accessed from the National Library of Australia here