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Where There is No Child Psychiatrist: A Mental Health Care Manual

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    Available in PDF - DJVU Format | Where There is No Child Psychiatrist: A Mental Health Care Manual.pdf | Language: ENGLISH
    Valsamma Eapen(Author) Philip J. Graham(Author) Shoba Srinath(Author) Kiriko Kubo(Illustrator)&1more

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Mental health problems and worries are common among infants, children and adolescents in every part of the world. This book is a practical manual for primary healthcare professionals, teachers and anyone who works with children especially in places where specialist psychiatric care is not available.After giving the reader an overview of child mental health problems, the manual goes on to deal with the various developmental, behavioural and emotional problems that arise in as many as 10% of the youth population. For each problem it first provides an illustrative story and then describes how to find out more about a child with this problem. It suggests what can be done to help the child and their family.It also examines the mental health aspects of situations such as when children are maltreated or exposed to natural or man-made disasters.

Valsamma Eapen, PhD, FRCPsych, FRANZCP, Professor & Chair, Infant, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, AustraliaPhilip Graham, FRCP, FRCPsych, Emeritus Professor of Child Psychiatry, Institute of Child Health, London, UKShoba Srinath, MD, DPM, Professor & Head of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India

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  • By Guest on 8 November 2015

    Brilliant read,I would recommend this book as the facts are up to date and accurate

  • By oliver hayes on 7 January 2016

    Basic , to the point and informative and simply a good thing to exist.

  • By amy on 24 March 2016

    Good for basic general information. Slightly outdated

  • By Kate Hillier on 26 May 2016

    Had helped me with my upset little girl!

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