Category: Child Psychology

  • Download E-books Storytelling with Children in Crisis PDF

    By Molly Salans

    Molly Salans has been a storyteller for a few years, traveling young ones in disadvantaged components who've melancholy, ADHD and behavioral difficulties attributable to poverty, absent fathers, depressed moms, run-down faculties and violence. Describing her remedy classes as they occurred, Molly Salans places the youngsters within the context in their lives and recounts her periods, the people and fairy tales she instructed and those they constructed themselves. In doing so, she indicates how storytelling and listening, brooding about characters within the tales and speaking approximately replacement endings conjures up the mind's eye, compassion and state of mind had to take care of such emotionally tough lives. This outstanding ebook contains over fifteen unique kid's drawings and divulges the method Molly makes use of to aid heal those childrens and their households, making it crucial for all these inquisitive about treatment and in storytelling.
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  • Download E-books Parental Descriptions of Child Personality: Developmental Antecedents of the Big Five? (Personality & Clinical Psychology (Hardcover)) PDF

    This publication experiences the 1st try out within the baby improvement literature to ascertain the constitution of early character according to mom and dad' free-descriptions in their young children. it really is an immense piece of analysis due to its cross-national specialize in character development.

    The authors current a knowledge set that finds enormous consistency within the parental descriptions of kid character in either western and nonwestern international locations. This consistency helps the cultural universality of the "Big 5" character elements. The authors' findings lay the basis for an exam of the way those significant dimensions of formative years character constitution evolve into grownup character structure.
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  • Download E-books Inclusive Special Education: Evidence-Based Practices for Children with Special Needs and Disabilities PDF

    A lot has been written approximately specified schooling and approximately inclusive schooling, yet there were few makes an attempt to drag those ideas and methods jointly. This e-book does simply that: units particular schooling in the context of inclusive schooling. It posits that to incorporate, successfully, all little ones with exact academic wishes in colleges calls for an integration of either strategies, methods, and methods. It hasn't ever been extra well timed to submit a publication that is helping execs who paintings with faculties, reminiscent of psychologists, exact schooling execs, and counselors, to spot powerful practices for kids with distinctive wishes and supply guidance for enforcing those in inclusive faculties.
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  • Download E-books A Clinical Guide to Pediatric HIV: Bridging the Gaps Between Research and Practice PDF

    By Tiffany Chenneville

    This publication examines the influence of pediatric HIV on youngsters, kids, and their households. starting with an summary of pediatric HIV epidemiology, it strains the clinical, mental, and social dimensions of HIV throughout the trajectory of formative years and early life. It examines the newest learn on a variety of subject matters, together with remedy adherence, cultural, felony, and moral concerns, and HIV stigma and its aid. Chapters supply professional strategies for clinicians operating with young ones with HIV in addition to researchers learning pediatric HIV. furthermore, the publication additionally discusses day-by-day matters linked to pediatric HIV, corresponding to sickness administration, coping, entry to prone, hazard prevention, and overall healthiness promotion. 

    Topics featured during this booklet include: 
    • The influence of pediatric HIV on families. 
    • Psychosocial concerns for kids and youngsters with HIV.
    • HIV prevention and intervention within the university setting.
    • HIV disclosure in pediatric populations.
    • How to layout powerful evidence-based HIV risk-reduction courses for adolescents.
    A scientific consultant to Pediatric HIV is a must have source for researchers, clinicians, and graduate scholars in baby and faculty psychology, social paintings, and public wellbeing and fitness in addition to pediatric medication, nursing, epidemiology, anthropology, and different comparable disciplines.
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  • Download E-books The Cycle of Deviant Behavior: Investigating Intergenerational Parallelism (Longitudinal Research in the Social and Behavioral Sciences: An Interdisciplinary Series) PDF

    By Howard B. Kaplan

    To behavior this examine on legal and delinquent habit, the authors committed years to amassing information from a wide neighborhood pattern of first-generation matters. facts have been garnered all through their early youth, twenties, and thirties in addition to from those first-generation topics’ organic kids in the course of their very own early youth. the result of those reports have profound implications for destiny learn and technique on deviant behavior.

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  • Download E-books Assessment of Autism Spectrum Disorder: Critical Issues in Clinical, Forensic and School Settings (Contemporary Issues in Psychological Assessment) PDF

    This e-book bargains transparent best-practice directions for the evaluation of Autism Spectrum sickness. It discusses either the emerging charges of autism and the growing to be want for applicable, powerful remedies and prone. The booklet examines measures and techniques utilized in assessing for center signs of ASD in addition to reminiscence, consciousness, visible and spatial abilities, and different parts proper to autism evaluation. In-depth fabric on differential prognosis and a variety of comorbid stipulations depict the complexities of the evaluate approach and the need of exact identity. The book's case vignettes and pattern ideas upload useful and private dimensions to matters and demanding situations surrounding diagnosis. 

    Topics featured include:
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    • A useful consultant to the great evaluation process.
    • Discussion of the overview technique from referral to recommendation.
    • Diagnostic framework for ASD and different disorders 
    • School-based ASD eligibility evaluation.
    • Assessment around the lifespan.
    Assessment of Autism Spectrum Disorder is a vital device for clinicians, practitioners, researchers and graduate scholars within the fields of kid and faculty psychology, behavioral treatment, and social paintings in addition to the comparable parts of psychiatry, pediatrics, forensic psychology, and academic and healthcare policy.

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  • Download E-books Conceptual Structure in Childhood and Adolescence: The Case of Everyday Physics (International Library of Psychology) PDF

    By Christine Howe

    Christine Howe addresses either mental and academic issues by way of taking a look intimately at 3 parts of physics: warmth move, propelled movement and item flotation. She attracts on her personal empirical paintings during this quarter in addition to that of others to construct a brand new version of conceptual progress. Her effects are brilliant, often times aiding paintings by means of Piaget and Vygotsky, yet in others contradicting them.
    Conceptual constitution in early life and youth could be of curiosity to developmental psychologists, quite these drawn to cognitive improvement, and correct to the paintings of all these engaged in academic learn.
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  • Download E-books Envy and Gratitude and Other Works, 1946 - 1963 PDF

    Tavistock Press used to be verified as a co-operative enterprise among the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) within the Fifties to provide a chain of significant contributions around the social sciences.
    This quantity is a part of a 2001 reissue of a range of these very important works that have for the reason that long gone out of print, or are tricky to find. released by way of Routledge, 112 volumes in overall are being introduced jointly below the identify The overseas Behavioural and Social Sciences Library: Classics from the Tavistock Press.
    Reproduced the following in facsimile, this quantity used to be initially released in 1957 and is offered separately. the gathering is usually to be had in a few themed mini-sets of among five and thirteen volumes, or as an entire collection.
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