Adolescent Mental Health: Prevention and intervention (Adolescence and Society)

Adolescent Mental Health: Prevention and intervention (Adolescence and Society)

Terje Ogden, Kristine Amlund Hagen


Adolescence is a interval of fast development, maturing individuality, vulnerabilities and fortitude. thankfully, such a lot youths wade through this era of existence in a fit manner, yet a few don't. Adolescent psychological health and wellbeing: Prevention and Intervention is a concise and available evaluate of our present wisdom on potent therapy and prevention courses for teens who've constructed, or are prone to constructing, psychological illnesses.

Ogden and Hagen’s creation to "what works" within the advertising of adolescent psychological healthiness addresses the most universal psychological illnesses between youngsters, and the way those difficulties can be avoided or ameliorated via expert and systematic efforts. the amount illustrates modern and empirically supported interventions and prevention efforts via a sequence of case stories, and covers probably the most everyday psychological medical conditions affecting today’s adolescence; externalizing, internalizing and drug use difficulties. inside an ecological and transactional framework, the booklet discusses how psychopathologies might strengthen and the hazards and protecting elements linked to those. The problem-oriented viewpoint on chance and psychological illnesses is mixed with a spotlight on social competence and different protecting elements.

Adolescent psychological health and wellbeing: Prevention and Intervention

can be crucial analyzing for college students and practitioners within the fields of kid welfare and psychological wellbeing and fitness prone, and any pros operating with teenagers liable to constructing psychological overall healthiness problems.

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