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Mental Health

Cognitive Therapy for Depressed Adolescents
TCR Wilkes
Gayle Belsher
A.Rush
Ellen Frank

When Living Hurts (Directives for Treating Depression)
Michael Yapko

Dissociative Disorder (A Clinical Review)
Spiegel
Kluft
Loewenstein
Nemiah
Putnam
Steinberg

Bipolar Child
Demitri Papolos
Janice Papolos

Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents
John S. March
Precise detail, clinical expertise, and demanding research standards shape each chapter.

The Bipolar Child
Demitri Papolos, M.D.
Janice Papolos
The Definitive and reassuring Guide to childhood’s most misunderstood disorder
2000

Brief Therapy and Eating Disorders
Barbara McFarland
A Practical Guide to Solution-Focused work with Clients.
1995

The Book
Speaking of Women’s Health Educating women on the significance of preventive health care.

The Childhood Depression Sourcebook
Jeffrey A. Miller, Ph.D.
Everything you need to know about:  Diagnosing the symptoms of childhood depression—problems that occur with depression--- parenting strategies to reduce depression.
1998 

The Challenging Child
Stanley Greenspan
A parenting guide that reassures parents that they do not simply have to “live with” their child’s temperament but can fit their parenting style to their child’s unique personality and help each child build on their strengths.
1995

Clinician’s Thesaurus 4th Edition
Edward L. Zuckerman, Ph.D.
The fourth edition of this guidebook has been updated expended and is fully compatible with DSM-IV.
1995

Clinical Handbook of Psychotropic Drugs
Kalyna Z. Bezchlibnyk-Butler, BScPhm
J. Joes Jeffries, MB, FRCPC
The Clinical Handbook is a user-friendly and very practical resource guide on the use of psychotropic drugs.
2000

Common Solutions for the Uncommon Child
Kimberley Haag
Keith Kasper
Elizabeth Dziak Kryst
Edith Young
This book gives teachers quick, effective strategies for dealing with twenty-five different profiles.
1995

Coping With Bed Wetting
Orchard’s Children’s Services
Video information on bed wetting.

Creative Interventions for Troubled Children & Youth
Liana Lwenstein, M.S.W., C.S.W., CPT-S
The activities are based on sound developmental principles and grounded in a rich understanding of the psychological issues that children and youth struggle with.
1999

Dangerous Kids
Michael Sterba, M.H.D.
Jerry Davis, Ph.D.
Boys Town’s Approach for Helping Caregivers Treat Aggressive and Violent Youth.
1999

Depression Is the Pits, But I’m Getting Better
E. Jane Garland, M.D.
Clinical depression can strike at any age.  When it happens during adolescence—a confusing time under the best of circumstances—it can be especially baffling and heart-wrenching for both the young person and his or her parents.
1997

Diagnostic Criteria from DSM-IV
American Psychiatric Association
The most important feature of DSM-IV is its provision of diagnostic criteria to improve the reliability of diagnostic judgments.
1994

The Difficult Child
Stanley Turecki, M.D.
Leslie Tonner
How to help – and cope with – the difficult child
2000

Documenting Psychotherapy
Mary E. Moline
George T. Williams
Kenneth M. Austin
Essentials for Mental Health Practitioners.
1998

DSM-lll-R Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
American Psychiatric Association
This book reflectsthe most current state of knowledge regarding mental disorders.
1987

Eating Disorders
John Bradshaw
Three (3)Videos --- Obsessions with Food  - The Danger of Diets – Ten components of Non-Addictive Eating

Eating Problems
Orchard’s Children’s Services
Video information on eating disorders.

Group Activities for Kids Who Hurt
Sally Jo Blair
This insightful resource provides concrete, usable tools to help kids come face to face with painful issues.
2001

The Healing Power of the Family
Richard J. Delaney, Ph.D.
A tribute to foster and adoptive parents and to their potent influence upon the disturbed children who have joined their families
1997

Helping the Child Who Doesn’t Fit In
Stephen Nowicki, Jr.
Marshall P. Duke, Ph.D.
These children have a form of learning disability that prevents them form properly using or understanding nonverbal communication.
1992

How to Handle a Hard-to-Handle Kid
C. Drew Edwards, Ph.D.
Some children are simply more challenging than others.  If you’re parenting one of these high-maintenance kids, this book is for you.
1999

It Couldn’t Happen Here
Cathy Corder
Kathryn Brohl
Recognizing and Helping Desperate Kids.
1999

Infertility Option…Adoption!
Eac
Pamplet

The Inner Child Workbook
Cathryn L. Taylor M.A., M.F.C.C.
What to do with your past when it just won’t go away.

The Insider’s Guide to Mental Health Resources
John M. Grohol, PsyD.
Resources in psychology, psychiatry, and related areas such as self-help and patient education.
2000-2001

Living Well With Bipolar Disorder
Video
For People with Bipolar illness and those who care about them

Living With Tourette Syndrome
Elaine Fantle Shimberg
This book presents solid information on coping with all aspects of the disease from diagnosis to treatment.
1995

Love Is A Choice
Dr. Robert Hemfelt
Dr. Frank Minirth
Dr. Paul Meier
Your first step toward real freedom from codependency!
1989

The Magic Daughter
Jane Phillips
Living with Multiple Personality Disorder

The Oppositional Child
O. Randall Braman, Ph.D.
Learn how to recognize and change children’s self-defeating behavior through discussion, diagnosis, case studies, drawings and more!
1997

Forms for Helping the Oppositional Child
Whitney Roban, Ph.D.
Best Practices – Short-term Therapy.
1998 

The Mental Health Challenge of Special Needs Adoption
Children’s Psychiatric Center Oregon Health Sciences University
This Handbook is a way for mental health professionals to better understand what those needs are and how they might be addressed.
1989

Mental Health: A Report of the Surgeon General
Department of Health and Human Services
The Center for Mental Health Services;  Substance abuse and Menatal Health Services Administration.
1999

Mental Health, United States, 2002
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Center for Mental Health Services.
2002

A Minute in the Morning
Pat Baker
150 Devotions for Women.
1977

More Creative Interventions for Troubled Children & Youth
Liana Lowenstien
Full of practical techniques that provided a playful, yet effective means to engage children in the therapeutic process, and assist them in working through their treatment issues in a safe and non-threatening manner.
2002

Next Steps in Parenting the Child Who Hurts (Tykes and Teens)
Caroline Archer
It looks at potential hazards, such as addictive behavior, sexual acting-out and drug and alcohol use, all now, arguably, the birth-right of any parent.
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No One Saw My Pain
Andrew E. Slaby, M.D.
Lili Frank Garfinkel
Why teens kill themselves.
1994

Parents and Teachers as Allies
Joyce Burland, Ph.D.
Recognizing Early-onset Mental Illness in Children and Adolescents.

Play in Family Therapy
Eliana Gil
Eliana shows us how to use all family members’ capacities for expressive play simultaneously.
1994

Pediatric Psychopharmacology
LeAdelle Phelps
Ronald T. Brown
Thomas J. Power
Combining Medical and Psychosocial Interventions.
2002

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Aphrodite Matsakis, Ph.D.
A Complete Treatment Guide
1994

Prescription Drugs
Cheryl Nunn-Thompson, Pharm.D.,BCPS
Mary Lynn Moody, R.Ph.
Joan Stachnik, Pharm.D., BCPS
This book tells you everything you need to know about more than 1,200 brand-name products, including the latest on Prozac.
1997

The Problem-Solving Workbook
Tracy Zimmerman
Children Become Master Detectives at Solving Their own Problems.
1995

Relax  -- Ten Minutes
Three compact Discs & Informative Booklets

The Scared Child
Barbara Brooks, Ph.D.
Paula M. Siegel
Helping Kids Overcome Traumatic Events.
1996

Six (6) Relaxation Cassette Tapes
Way of the Bear (Harmony)
The Star Within (Self-esteem)
Good Night (Sleep well)
The Healing Heart (Comfort)
Way of the Leaf  (Acceptance)
Energy & Me ( Relaxation)
Social Skills VideoSkits
Berthold Berg, Ph.D.
Making Friends Cooperating, Responding Positively and Communicating Needs. Video

Taking Charge
PACER Center
A Handbook for Parents Whose Children Have Emotional Handicaps.
1994

Treating Depressed Children
Charma D. Dudley, Ph.D.
A Therapeutic Manual of Cognitive Behavioral Interventions.
1997

Troubled Transplants
Richard J. Delaney, Ph.D.
Frank R. Kunstal, Ed.D.
Unconventional strategies for helping disturbed Foster and Adoptive Children.
1997

Understanding Children’s Drawings
Cathy A. Malchiodi
Malchiodi puts aside assumptions that a drawing could have a fixed meaning a guides and challenges the therapist to address the multidimensional aspects of children’s drawings and to respect the uniqueness of each child’s artwork.
1998

Understanding Mental Illness
Julie Tallard Johnson
For Teens Who Care about someone with Mental Illness.
1989

The Ups and Downs of Raising a Bipolar Child
Judith Lederman
Candida Fink, M.D.
A survival guide for parents.
2003

A Volcano In My Tummy
Warwick Pudney
Eliane Whitehouse
Helping children to handle anger. A resource book for Parents, Caregivers and Teachers
1996

When Chicken Soup Isn’t Enough
Bradley P. Barris, Ph.D.
Managing your anger in an increasingly angry world.
1999

What Hurts/What Helps
Joyce Burland, Ph.D.
A Guide to What Families of Individuals with Serious Brain Disorders Need from Mental Health Professionals.
1999

Working With Children and Adolescents in Groups
Sheldon D. Rose
Jeffrey L. Edleson
In this book we have emphasized not only group interventions but the use of the group in applying all intervention.
1987

Why I’m Already Blue
Terry Farish
A novel that deals with the not unfamiliar situation of parents and children who love—and grow—in the face of seemingly insurmountable odds.
1989

Your Anxious Child
John S. Dacey
Lisa B. Fiore
How Parents and Teachers can Relieve Anxiety in Children.
2002