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Author House, Alvin E.

Title DSM-IV diagnosis in the schools / Alvin E. House.

Imprint New York : Guilford Press, c1999


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  371.92 H816d    ---  Available
Description ix, 230 p. ; 24 cm.
Series The Guilford school practitioner series
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-223) and index.
Contents Psychiatric diagnosis : issues for school psychologists -- An overview of the DSM-IV diagnostic system -- Learning to use DSM-IV -- Disruptive behavior symptoms (externalizing problems) -- Emotional symptoms (internalizing problems) -- Substance-related problems, other "addictive" behaviors, and harmful environmental effects -- Highly focused symptom patterns -- Problems with mental ability, learning, communication, and cognition -- Highly atypical symptom patterns : pervasive developmental disorders and psychoses -- Personality disorders -- Additional codes and categories -- Ethics and professional responsibility in evaluation -- The case record : data and supporting documentation for diagnosis -- Seeking reimbursement for assessment and diagnosis within school settings -- DSM-IV and individuals with Disabilities Education Act -- Concerns about DSM-IV.
Subject Mental illness -- Diagnosis.
Child psychopathology.
School children -- Mental health.
ISBN 1572303468

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