The Study Guide is made up of approximately 270 questions divided into 49 individual quizzes of 5--8 questions each that correspond to chapters in the textbook. Questions are followed by an answer guide that references relevant text in the textbook to allow quick access to needed information.
Study Guide to Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is a question-and-answer companion that allows you to evaluate your mastery of the subject matter as you progress through Dulcan's Textbook of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Second Edition. The Study Guide is made up of approximately 290 questions divided into 49 individual quizzes of 5-8 questions each that correspond to chapters in the textbook. Questions are followed by an answer guide that references relevant text (including page numbers) in the textbook to allow quick access to needed information. Each answer is accompanied by a discussion that not only addresses the correct response but also explains why other responses are not correct.
The Study Guide's companion, Dulcan's Textbook of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Second Edition, has been thoroughly updated to reflect significant changes to psychiatric nomenclature and criteria in DSM-5. This new edition prunes older content while distilling and incorporating clinically relevant findings. Reorganized chapters feature tables of selected diagnostic criteria from the DSM-5 for quick reference.
Preface Chapter 1. The Process of Assessment and DiagnosisChapter 2. Section on Assessing Infants and ToddlersChapter 3. Assessing the Pre-school Age ChildChapter 4. Assessing the Elementary School-Age ChildChapter 5. Assessing AdolescentsChapter 6. Neurological Examination, Electroencephalography, Neuroimaging, and Neuropsychological TestingChapter 7. Intellectual DisabilityChapter 8. Autism Spectrum Disorders Chapter 9. Neurodevelopment Disorders: Specific Learning Disorder, Communication Disorders, and Motor DisordersChapter 10. Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity DisorderChapter 11. Oppositional Defiant Disorder and Conduct DisorderChapter 12. Substance Use Disorders and AddictionsChapter 13. Depressive and Disruptive Mood Dysregulation DisordersChapter 14. Bipolar DisorderChapter 15. Anxiety DisordersChapter 16. Posttraumatic stress disorder and persistent complex bereavement disorderChapter 17. Obsessive-Compulsive DisorderChapter 18. Early Onset SchizophreniaChapter 19. Psychiatric Aspects of Chronic Physical DisordersChapter 20. Eating and Feeding DisordersChapter 21. Tic DisordersChapter 22. Elimination DisordersChapter 23. Sleep DisordersChapter 24. Evidence-Based PracticeChapter 25. Child Abuse and NeglectChapter 26. Cultural and Religious IssuesChapter 27. Youth SuicideChapter 28. Gender Dysphoria and NonconformityChapter 29. Aggression & ViolenceChapter 30. Psychiatric EmergenciesChapter 31. Family TransitionsChapter 32. Legal and Ethical IssuesChapter 33. Telemental HealthChapter 34. Principles of PsychopharmacologyChapter 35. Medications Used for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity DisorderChapter 36. AntidepressantsChapter 37. Mood StabilizersChapter 38. Antipsychotic MedicationsChapter 39. Individual PsychotherapyChapter 40. Parent Counseling, Psychoeducation, and Parent Support GroupsChapter 41. Behavioral Parent TrainingChapter 42. Family-Based Assessment and Treatment Chapter 43. Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Depressed AdolescentsChapter 44. Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment for Anxiety and DepressionChapter 45. Motivational InterviewingChapter 46. Systems of Care, Wraparound Services, and Home-Based Services Chapter 47. Milieu Treatment Chapter 48. School Based Interventions Chapter 49. Collaborating with Primary Care