List of TablesCasesPrefaceAcknowledgmentsChapter 1. Diagnostic and therapeutic engagementChapter 2. General principles of interviewingChapter 3. Special interviewing techniquesChapter 4. Family assessmentChapter 5. Providing postevaluation feedback to familiesChapter 6. Evaluation of special populationsChapter 7. Documenting the examination: using the AMSITChapter 8. Evaluation of internalizing symptomsChapter 9. Evaluation of externalizing symptomsChapter 10. Evaluation of symptoms of abuseChapter 11. Neuropsychiatric interview and examinationChapter 12. Comprehensive psychiatric formulationChapter 13. Symptom formation and comorbidityChapter 14. Diagnostic obstacles or resistancesChapter 15. CountertransferenceIndex
Claudio Cepeda, M.D., is Senior Child and Adolescent psychiatrist at Southwest Mental Health Center and Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Texas, Health Science Center in San Antonio.
"This is a useful book for anyone who works with children and adolescents and their families. It does a good job of combining instructional text with well organized tables and interesting cases that illustrate the author's points."-- "Yana M. Oskin, M.D., (Rush University Medical Center), Doody Enterprises, Inc."