Preferences (General)

  1. Jonathan Williams and
  2. Peter Hill

Published Online: 20 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119977452.ch14

Handbook for the Assessment of Children's Behaviours, A

Handbook for the Assessment of Children's Behaviours, A

How to Cite

Williams, J. and Hill, P. (2012) Preferences (General), in Handbook for the Assessment of Children's Behaviours, A, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119977452.ch14

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 18 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119975892

Online ISBN: 9781119977452

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Keywords:

  • preferences (general);
  • taking the history;
  • constrained, broad interests;
  • factors, causing special interests;
  • dominating interest;
  • persistence of states;
  • generalised severe rigidity, in autism;
  • longevity of rigidity;
  • adopting an identity/persona

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Causelist 78: Dominating interest

  • Causelist 79: Difficulty changing what he's doing

  • Causelist 80: Adopting an identity/persona

  • Self-identity

  • Special Topic 8: Does this teen have a personality disorder?

  • Personality

  • Personality disorder

  • Cluster A (odd or eccentric)

  • Cluster B (dramatic or erratic)

  • Cluster C (anxious or fearful)