Health

Nutrition, Health, and Disease: A Public Health Link

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05/30/2017

Kaufui Vincent Wong

Nowadays, with the myriad information regarding nutrition from different cultures and different parts of the world, guidance for the common man is important. This book will be about the more logical and better substantiated nutritional practices and juried literature around the world, and its impact on health and disease. The monograph will be appropriate for use in a nutritional or an epidemiology course.

Nutrition, Health, and Disease: A Holistic View

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05/30/2017

Kaufui Vincent Wong

With the Internet and the call for transparency, many have called the current age as ‘too much information.’ In this environment, guidance for the common man is important with respect to health and disease. This book will be about the crucial and sometimes confusing role of nutrition in human health and disease. This book will be suitable for a nutritional or an epidemiology course. The monograph was authored as one of the textbooks for a whole course, and it can be used to create modules in existing courses, or as a supplementary text in nutrition linked with epidemiology.

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in Childhood and Adolescence: A Developmental Psychopathology Perspective

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05/24/2017

Patricia K. Kerig

With the publication of the new DSM-5 and the recent release of the diagnostic criteria to be used in the forthcoming ICD-11, students, researchers, and clinicians are in need of an authoritative and practical guide to understanding the diagnosis of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in childhood and adolescence.

Childhood Anxiety Disorders

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04/18/2017

Anne B. Smith

Anxiety disorders, which typically emerge during childhood or adolescence, are among the most prevalent psychiatric conditions, affecting as many as 20% of youth. As such, anyone who works with children, including mental health practitioners, medical professionals, and school personnel, is likely to encounter an anxiety disorder.

Pediatric Bipolar Spectrum Disorders

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04/29/2017

Elizabeth Hamilton

Bipolar and Related Disorders in Children and Adolescents is specifically designed to meet the needs of interdisciplinary practitioners, including psychologists, psychiatrists, counselors, and educators, seeking to better understand the complex needs of children and adolescents with bipolar and related disorders. This book is intended to provide clinicians with an evidence-based assessment and treatment framework to optimally address the unique challenges faced by youth with mood disorders.

Infectious Human Diseases: Bacterial and Viral Infections

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04/07/2017

Mary E. Miller

This book presents unique content on acquired diseases associated with infections by bacterium or viruses. It describes the symptoms of selected diseases, how these symptoms change with progression of the diseases, and how these symptoms lead to diagnosis. Underlying cause of these diseases will be discussed focusing on causative agent, specifically the flu virus causing flu, Ebola virus causing hemorrhagic fever, Mycobacterium tuberculosis (bacterium) causing tuberculosis, E.

Huntington’s Disease: The Singer Must Dance

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04/08/2017

Todd T. Eckdahl

This book describes Huntington’s disease (HD), a rare neurodegenerative genetic disorder that causes a triad of motor, cognitive, and psychiatric/behavioral symptoms and affects about 6 in 100,000 people worldwide. Although the age of onset of HD symptoms is usually 30 to 50 years, a rare juvenileonset form of HD also occurs. The autosomal dominant pattern of inheritance followed by HD is illustrated in the book with pedigree scenarios.

Disruptive Behavior Disorders in Children

Disruptive Behavior Disorders in Children
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04/29/2017

Meredith Weber and Erica Burgoon

Impulse-Control and Conduct Disorders of Childhood will provide those who work with children a description of best practice in diagnosing and treating children with impulse-control and other disorders of conduct, including management of risk. It will also address what is evidence-based practice versus ill-informed policy so that those who work, live and teach children with challenging behaviors can best help them succeed.

A Systematic and Integrative Model for Mental Health Assessment and Treatment Planning

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12/31/2016

Julie Gosselin and Mélanie Joanisse

This book sets the stage by providing a clear, systematic, and integrative model for mental health assessment and treatment planning that can be used in a variety of clinical settings, with a diverse adult clinical population. The authors advocate for the importance of considering all aspects of evidence-based practice (i.e., best available research, clinician’s expertise, and experience, as well as clients’ preferences and idiosyncrasies) when conducting assessments and delivering psychological treatments.

Justice in Life and Society: How We Decide What Is Fair

Justice in Life and Society: How We Decide What Is Fair
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12/02/2016

Virginia Murphy-Berman

If somebody asked you whether life was fair, how would you respond? In this book, learn how to critically think about this question of justice in our lives. You will learn that people mean many different things when they talk of a just or fair outcome. For instance, have you gotten what you deserve? Have you been listened to and treated with respect? Have your rights been protected? Have you been unfairly privileged? Were you sufficiently rewarded for your contributions? Did you receive unjust punishment if you broke the law?

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