Chapter 17 - Language and communication problems Repetitive...

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CHAPTER 17: DISORDERS OF  CHILDHOOD AND  ADOLESCENCE
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Anxiety Disorders: Generalized anxiety disorder Social phobia School phobia Separation anxiety disorder Mood Disorders: Major depressive disorder Bipolar disorder
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Oppositional defiant disorder / Conduct disorder Parent-child interaction therapy Problem solving skills training Prevention programs Attention-deficit / hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) Methylphenidate Behavioral therapy Elimination disorders Enuresis Encopresis
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PERVASIVE DEVELOPMENTAL  DISORDERS Autism Lack of responsiveness
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Unformatted text preview: Language and communication problems Repetitive and rigid behavior Preservation of sameness Self-stimulatory behaviors Over- and understimulation Behavioral therapy Communication training PERVASIVE DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS (CONT.) Mental retardation Intelligence quotient (IQ) Mild Moderate Severe Profound Causes: Down syndrome Phenylketonuria (PKU) Prenatal and birth-related causes Interventions: Special education Mainstreaming / inclusion Sheltered workshops...
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This note was uploaded on 11/18/2010 for the course PSYCH 2468 taught by Professor Bothe,l. during the Fall '10 term at CUNY Hunter.

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