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The Resource Mental wellness in adults with Down syndrome : a guide to emotional and behavioral strengths and challenges, Dennis McGuire & Brian Chicoine

Mental wellness in adults with Down syndrome : a guide to emotional and behavioral strengths and challenges, Dennis McGuire & Brian Chicoine

Label
Mental wellness in adults with Down syndrome : a guide to emotional and behavioral strengths and challenges
Title
Mental wellness in adults with Down syndrome
Title remainder
a guide to emotional and behavioral strengths and challenges
Statement of responsibility
Dennis McGuire & Brian Chicoine
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.85/8842
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC571
LC item number
.M354 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Mental wellness in adults with Down syndrome : a guide to emotional and behavioral strengths and challenges, Dennis McGuire & Brian Chicoine
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0610/2006009504.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [415]-420) and index
Contents
Mental health assessment -- Assessing the physical/mental health connection -- Family and community support -- What is normal?: Understanding "normal," "usual," and "common," behavior in people with Down syndrome -- Memory -- Communication skills -- Self-esteem and self-image -- Self-talk, imaginary friends, and fantasy life -- The groove and flexibility -- Life span issues: "teenage behavior," isolation, withdrawal, retirement -- Mental illness and its precipitants -- Assessment of mental illness -- Treatment approaches for mental illness -- Mood disorders -- Anxiety -- Obsessive-compulsive disorder -- Psychotic disorders -- Eating refusal -- Challenging behavior -- Self-injurious behavior -- Tic disorders and repetitive movements -- Autism -- Alzheimer disease
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 431 p.
Isbn
9781890627652
Lccn
2006009504
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm65204993
Label
Mental wellness in adults with Down syndrome : a guide to emotional and behavioral strengths and challenges, Dennis McGuire & Brian Chicoine
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0610/2006009504.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [415]-420) and index
Contents
Mental health assessment -- Assessing the physical/mental health connection -- Family and community support -- What is normal?: Understanding "normal," "usual," and "common," behavior in people with Down syndrome -- Memory -- Communication skills -- Self-esteem and self-image -- Self-talk, imaginary friends, and fantasy life -- The groove and flexibility -- Life span issues: "teenage behavior," isolation, withdrawal, retirement -- Mental illness and its precipitants -- Assessment of mental illness -- Treatment approaches for mental illness -- Mood disorders -- Anxiety -- Obsessive-compulsive disorder -- Psychotic disorders -- Eating refusal -- Challenging behavior -- Self-injurious behavior -- Tic disorders and repetitive movements -- Autism -- Alzheimer disease
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 431 p.
Isbn
9781890627652
Lccn
2006009504
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm65204993

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