ERIC Number: ED025065
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
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Psychological Emergencies of Childhood.
A guide for professionals concerned with the prevention of disorders in children, this book describes strengthening very young children's reactions to inevitable emergencies before they occur, illness in the family (including analysis for a dying child), death in the family, divorce and marital separation, minor emergencies, overstimulating and horrifying experiences, the President Kennedy assassination, and a classification of pathogenic experiences. There are several examples of children's drawings, and case histories which illustrate the author's methods of intervention. A 64-item bibliography is included. (LE)
Descriptors: Adjustment (to Environment), Children, Emotional Adjustment, Emotional Disturbances, Emotional Problems, Exceptional Child Education, Family Problems, Family (Sociological Unit), Handicapped Children, Individual Psychology, One Parent Family, Parent Child Relationship, Personality, Psychological Patterns, Psychopathology, Psychosis, Psychotherapy
Grune & Stratton, Inc., Medical Publishers, 381 Park Avenue South, New York, New York 10016 ($5.75).
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