Examines three of the most important childhood mental disorders - autism, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and anorexia nervosa. The author provides comprehensive coverage and evidence-based research findings that can inform both practitioners working in these areas and scholars of various backgrounds.
Dr. Amer A. Hosin is Principal Lecturer in the Department of Psychology at the London Metropolitan University. He received his D.Phil. in Applied Psychology from the University of Ulster and his M.Sc. in Adolescent Psychiatry and Family Mental Health from the University of Birmingham.
List of Figures; List of Tables; Foreword by Dr. Kedar Nath Dwivedi; Preface; Autism in Context - Sami Timimi; Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - Amina Albeyatti; Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): Causes and Drug Treatment - Chris Chandler; Anorexia Nervosa - Amer A. Hosin; Index.