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By Simon Gowers, Simon G. Gowers

Adolescent Psychiatry is a poorly understood box which calls for professional wisdom to enhance knowing and administration of the issues confronted by way of this workforce. during this useful booklet, expert pros provide complete and authoritative assurance of the present ways to perform in adolescent psychiatry. They evaluate a wide diversity of issues and assessment the remedies and providers used. a lot new details is gifted in a hugely readable demeanour. the final psychiatrist will enjoy the authors' services, and will simply include their concepts into their very own paintings with children.

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16 A D O L E S C E N T P S Y C H I A T R Y IN C L I N I C A L P R A C T I C E Subsequent studies have shown these styles of parenting to be associated with different adolescent outcomes. • Authoritative parents, who are warm and firm, have realistic expectations of their children which they help the child to meet. They value autonomy, but are prepared to take ultimate responsibility. These families are characterised by rational discussion of issues, including discipline. Adolescents growing up in this context tend to be more responsible, self-assured, adaptive, creative, curious and socially skilled.

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