TITLE

Psychiatric Disorders and Treatments

AUTHOR(S)
Forness, Steven R.; Walker, Hill M.; Kavale, Kenneth A.
PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Teaching Exceptional Children;Nov/Dec2003, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines trends related to the treatment of psychiatric disorders in children. Oppositional defiant and conduct disorders; Attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder; Depression and other mood disorders; Treatment methodologies. INSET: Titration.
ACCESSION #
11449754

 

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