Your Defiant Child Second Edition

Author: Russell A. Barkley
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 9781462510726
Release Date: 2013-06-28
Genre: Psychology

Discover a way to end constant power struggles with your defiant, oppositional, "impossible" 5- to 12-year-old, with the help of leading child psychologist Russell A. Barkley. Dr. Barkley's approach is research based, practical, and doable--and leads to lasting behavior change. Vivid, realistic stories illustrate what the techniques look like in action. Step by step, learn how you can: *Harness the power of positive attention and praise. *Use rewards and incentives effectively. *Stay calm and consistent--even on the worst of days. *Establish a time-out system that works. *Target behavioral issues at home, in school, and in public places. Thoroughly revised to include the latest resources and 15 years' worth of research advances, the second edition also reflects Dr. Barkley's ongoing experiences with parents and kids. Helpful questionnaires and forms can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size. Mental health professionals, see also the related title, Defiant Children, Third Edition: A Clinician's Manual for Assessment and Parent Training. For a teen focus, see also Defiant Teens, Second Edition (for professionals), and Your Defiant Teen, Second Edition (for parents), by Russell A. Barkley and Arthur L. Robin. Winner-- Parents' Choice "Approved" Award

Your Defiant Child Second Edition

Author: Russell A. Barkley
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 9781462511198
Release Date: 2013-06-03
Genre: Psychology

Discover a way to end constant power struggles with your defiant, oppositional, "impossible" 5- to 12-year-old, with the help of leading child psychologist Russell A. Barkley. Dr. Barkley's approach is research based, practical, and doable--and leads to lasting behavior change. Vivid, realistic stories illustrate what the techniques look like in action. Step by step, learn how you can: *Harness the power of positive attention and praise. *Use rewards and incentives effectively. *Stay calm and consistent--even on the worst of days. *Establish a time-out system that works. *Target behavioral issues at home, in school, and in public places. Thoroughly revised to include the latest resources and 15 years' worth of research advances, the second edition also reflects Dr. Barkley's ongoing experiences with parents and kids. Helpful questionnaires and forms can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size. Mental health professionals, see also the related title, Defiant Children, Third Edition: A Clinician's Manual for Assessment and Parent Training. For a teen focus, see also Defiant Teens, Second Edition (for professionals), and Your Defiant Teen, Second Edition (for parents), by Russell A. Barkley and Arthur L. Robin. Winner-- Parents' Choice "Approved" Award

Your Defiant Child First Edition

Author: Russell A. Barkley
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 1572303212
Release Date: 1998-10-07
Genre: Education

Explains what causes defiance, details when it becomes a problem, and explores how it can be resolved, offering parents an eight-step program to improve a child's behavior which stresses consistency, cooperation, praise, rewards, and mild punishment.

Defiant Children Third Edition

Author: Russell A. Barkley
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 9781462509560
Release Date: 2013-02-25
Genre: Psychology

A perennial bestseller from a leading authority, this book provides an effective 10-step program for training parents in child behavior management skills (ages 2 to 12). Professionals get proven tools to help parents understand the causes of noncompliant, defiant, oppositional, or socially hostile behavior at home or in school; take systematic steps to reduce it; and reinforce positive change. Comprehensive assessment guidelines are included. In a large-size format for easy photocopying, the volume features numerous reproducible parent handouts and two rating scales (the Home Situations Questionnaire and the School Situations Questionnaire). Purchasers get access to a Web page where they can download and print the reproducible materials. New to This Edition *Reflects 15 years of research advances and the author's ongoing clinical experience. *Fully updated model of the nature and causes of oppositional defiant disorder (ODD). *Revised assessment tools and recommendations. *The latest data on the program's effectiveness. *Spanish-language versions of the parent forms are available online for downloading and printing (www.guilford.com/p/barkley4). See also the related title for parents: Your Defiant Child, Second Edition: Eight Steps to Better Behavior. For a teen focus, see also Defiant Teens, Second Edition (for professionals), and Your Defiant Teen, Second Edition (for parents), by Russell A. Barkley and Arthur L. Robin.

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Fourth Edition

Author: Russell A. Barkley
Publisher: Guilford Publications
ISBN: 9781462517855
Release Date: 2014-10-28
Genre: Psychology

Widely regarded as the standard clinical reference, this volume provides the best current knowledge about attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, adolescents, and adults. The field's leading authorities address all aspects of assessment, diagnosis, and treatment, including psychological therapies and pharmacotherapy. Core components of ADHD are elucidated. The volume explores the impact of the disorder across a wide range of functional domains--behavior, learning, psychological adjustment, school and vocational outcomes, and health. All chapters conclude with user-friendly Key Clinical Points. New to This Edition *Reflects significant advances in research and clinical practice. *Expanded with many new authors and new topics. *Chapters on cutting-edge interventions: social skills training, dietary management, executive function training, driving risk interventions, complementary/alternative medicine, and therapies for adults. *Chapters on the nature of the disorder: neuropsychological aspects, emotional dysregulation, peer relationships, child- and adult-specific domains of impairment, sluggish cognitive tempo, and more.

Familienkonferenz in der Praxis

Author: Thomas Gordon
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 9783641071721
Release Date: 2012-03-22
Genre: Family & Relationships

Mit diesem Longseller bietet der Autor der berühmten Familienkonferenz einen Kursus für Fortgeschrittene an. Er wendet sich in erster Linie an Eltern, die bereits mit seinen Konfliktlösungsmodellen wie "aktives Zuhören", "Ich-Botschaften" und "Konfliktlösung ohne Niederlage" gearbeitet und Erfahrungen gesammelt haben. Thomas Gordon will seine Lösungsmodelle nicht als perfekte Techniken verstanden wissen, sondern als brauchbare Vorschläge, wie Menschen offen, verständnisvoll und ohne Missverständnisse miteinander umgehen können. Gordon erklärt und kommentiert die Erfahrungsberichte von Eltern und macht Lesern Mut, sich auf diese Vorschläge einzulassen.

Traumafokussierte kognitive Verhaltenstherapie bei Kindern und Jugendlichen

Author: Judith A. Cohen
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3540885706
Release Date: 2009-03-11
Genre: Psychology

Die in den USA entwickelte „Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy" ist ein verhaltenstherapeutischer Ansatz zur Bearbeitung von Traumata und Trauer bei Kindern und Jugendlichen. Der Therapieansatz wird sehr anschaulich anhand konkreter Beispiele und direkt auf die Therapiesituation bezogen dargestellt. Arbeitsblätter, Beispieldialoge und spezifische Problem-Lösung-Gegenüberstellungen ermöglichen eine schnelle Umsetzung in die Praxis. Die 19 Module des Programms können schnell erfasst und gezielt vertieft werden.

Emotional and Behavioral Problems

Author: Paul Zionts
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9781483384818
Release Date: 2002-03-15
Genre: Education

The authors take a complex, under-discussed topic and give teachers and administrators useful, basic guidelines they can put to use quickly in understanding, identifying, and helping this special group of students.