18. Disorders Specific to Infants and Young Children

  1. Edilma L. Yearwood PhD, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN,
  2. Geraldine S. Pearson PhD, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN and
  3. Jamesetta A. Newland PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP, DPNAP
  1. Sandra J. Weiss and
  2. Cathy Quides

Published Online: 28 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118704660.ch18

Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health

Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health

How to Cite

Weiss, S. J. and Quides, C. (2012) Disorders Specific to Infants and Young Children, in Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health (eds E. L. Yearwood, G. S. Pearson and J. A. Newland), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118704660.ch18

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 9 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813807867

Online ISBN: 9781118704660

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Keywords:

  • Anxiety disorder;
  • Child-parent Therapy;
  • Deprivation/maltreatment disorder;
  • Feeding and eating disorders;
  • Mental health problems;
  • Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD);
  • Regulation disorders of sensory processing;
  • Sleep behavior disorder

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Prevalence of Mental Health Problems

  • The Nature of Mental Health Problems in Early Childhood

  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

  • Disorders of Affect

  • Prolonged Bereavement/Grief Reactions

  • Anxiety Disorders of Infancy and Early Childhood

  • Depression of Infancy and Early Childhood

  • Mixed Disorder of Emotional Expressiveness

  • Adjustment Disorder

  • Regulation Disorders of Sensory Processing

  • Sleep Behavior Disorder

  • Feeding and Eating Disorders

  • Disorders of Relating and Communicating

  • Mental Health Assessment of Infants and Young Children

  • Behavioral Therapies

  • Psychopharmacology

  • Environmental Intervention

  • Collaboration between Primary Care and Child Psychiatry

  • Case Exemplar

  • Implications for Research and Education

  • Resources

  • References