Have you ever considered what atypical development looks like in practice? Or how it occurs? Would you like to know which children are most at risk and why?
In this new and fully updated edition, Janet M. Empson explores...
Have you ever considered what atypical development looks like in practice? Or how it occurs? Would you like to know which children are most at risk and why? In this new and fully updated edition, Janet M. Empson explores what is 'normal' and what is 'atypical' or 'unusual' in children's development. Combining key research with insightful case studies and examples, she examines the processes, circumstances, and conditions associated with developing atypically. This is invaluable reading for both students and professionals involved in child development.Show Less
The book considers the important issue of what is 'normal' and what is 'atypical' in child development. It examines the main processes involved in developing atypically, as well as the circumstances and conditions associated with it. The second edition is fully updated and features new research, case studies, real life examples and figures.?
1. Typical and Atypical in Child Development
2. Risk and Resilience and Atypical Child Development
3. Child Abuse
4. Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties: Internalising and Externalising Disorders
5. Genetic and Pervasive Developmental Disorders
6. Learning Disability
7. Approaches to Intervention
8. Atypical Child Development and Social Issues.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
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- Psychology, Human Growth and Development for Social Work Emma Zara O'Brien
- Development through Adulthood Oliver Robinson
- Community Psychology Manuel Riemer, Stephanie M. Reich, Scotney D. Evans, Geoffrey Nelson, Isaac Prilleltensky
- Social Psychology and Everyday Life Darrin Hodgetts, Ottilie Stolte, Christopher Sonn, Neil Drew, Stuart Carr, Linda Waimarie Nikora
- Issues, Debates and Approaches in Psychology Ian Fairholm
- Emotion Science Elaine Fox
- Psychology, Mental Health and Distress John Cromby, Dave Harper, Paula Reavey
- Attachment Across the Lifecourse David Howe
- Psychology of Addictive Behaviour Antony C. Moss, Kyle R. Dyer
- Health Psychology Karen Rodham
- Serious Stat Thom Baguley
- Schizophrenia Kevin Silber
- Research Methods and Statistics Ian Walker
- Meaning in Life Joel Vos
- Models of Mental Health Gavin Davidson, Jim Campbell, Ciarán Shannon, Ciaran Mulholland
- Critical Statistics Robert de Vries