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Author Fristad, Mary A.

Title Raising a moody child : how to cope with depression and bipolar disorder / Mary A. Fristad, Jill S. Goldberg Arnold.

Imprint New York : Guilford Press, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    618.9285 FRI    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    618.92 FRI    Available
Description xii, 260 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-254) and index.
Contents PART I: UNDERSTANDING YOUR CHILD'S PROBLEMS: Difficult, temperamental, impossible: the challenge of raising a moody child -- What's wrong with my child? -- Why my child? -- The first step in getting good treatment is getting a good evaluation -- PART II: TREATMENT: Getting the big picture -- What do medications offer? -- What should I expect from therapy? -- PART III: HELPING YOUR CHILD COPE: Ten principles for managing a mood disorder -- Coping skills for moody children -- Mood disorders in the school setting: what you need to know to help your child cope -- Crisis management -- PART IV: HELPING YOUR FAMILY LIVE WITH WITH A MOOD DISORDER: How mood disorders affect family life -- How can you help siblings? -- How can you take care of yourself.
Subject Depression in children -- Popular works.
Manic-depressive illness in children -- Popular works.
Added Author Goldberg-Arnold, Jill S.
ISBN 1572308710 (pbk. : alk. paper) : $16.95
157230930X (hard) : $35.00

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