This volume provides a state-of-the-science review of research and practice at the interface of psychology andpediatric medicine. Sponsored by the Society of Pediatric Psychology, the Handbook comprises carefully structured,peer-reviewed chapters from recognized leaders in their respective areas. Current knowledge is presented onpsychosocial aspects of a wide range of child and adolescent medical problems and developmental, emotional, andbehavioral disorders. Evidence-based applications are described for promoting health, preventing disease andinjury, and helping children and families cope with medical conditions and their treatment.
Author:Michael C. Roberts
Title:Handbook of Pediatric Psychology, 3rd Edition
Publisher:The Guilford Press