Behaviour Disorders in Children: Identification, Assessment and Intervention Strategies
Reddy, G. Lokanadha; Santhakumari, P.; Kusuma, A. & Shyamala, V.
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Book ID : 28968
ISBN-10 : 81-7141-939-9 / 8171419399
ISBN-13 : 978-81-7141-939-5 / 9788171419395
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Edition : (Reprint)
Language : English
23 cm., (Special Education Series)
CONTENTS:- 1. Concept of behaviour disorders; 2. Child development and models of development; 3. Approaches to child behaviour disorders; 4. Identification and assessment of behavioural disorders; 5. Anxiety disorders; 6. Depression in children and adolescents; 7. Aggression in children and adolescents; 8. Conduct disorders; 9. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder; 10. Mental retardation; 11. Language and learning disabilities; 12. Autism and schizophrenia; 13. Disorders of basic physical functions; 14. Changing problem behaviour; 15. Research on behaviour disorders
Behaviour disorders is the term catching the eyes of educationists, psychologists, social workers, psychopathologists and other professionals working in the filed physical as well as mental abnormalities. This book is written o provide adequate information and guidance to the parents, teachers and all those involved in the education of children with behavioural disorders. The authors of this book have taken Herculean task to present the content in a well organized manner. Stating from the concept of behavioural disorders and identification & assessment of behaviour disorders in children and adolescents are then delineated in detail. The next five chapters deal with anxiety, depression, aggression, conduct disorders and ADHD in children and adolescents. The various aspects of mental retardation and language & learning disabilities are dealt with in the tenth and eleventh chapters. In the twelfth chapter, autism and schizophrenia are analysed. In the last three chapters, the disorders of basic physical functions, changing problem behaviour and research on behavioural disorders, are discussed.