Title

Transition to Adulthood: A Resource for Assisting Young People with Emotional or Behavioral Difficulties

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry

Date

2000

Document Type

Book

Medical Subject Headings

Young Adult; Adolescent; Adolescent Health Services; Child; Child Health Services; Mental Disorders; Mental Health Services

Disciplines

Health Services Research | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology

Abstract

Summary: A guidebook with methods for helping young people with emotional or behavioral difficulties move into the world of career-oriented education, work, and independent living. With young adults bringing their own experience and perspective to each chapter as co-authors, the book guides you through interventions for key issues, including drug and alcohol use, changing peer and family relations, anger and impulse management, crime, and school dropout.

Citation: Clark, H., & Davis, M. (Eds.).(2000). Transition to Adulthood: A Resource for Assisting Young People with Emotional or Behavioral Difficulties. Baltimore: Paul H. Brookes Co. ISBN 1557664544.

Maryann Davis also co-authored the following chapters in the book: Transition: A time of developmental and institutional clashes (p. 3-28); Clinical and substance abuse treatment: Applications in the trenches (p. 133-154); Transition coordination: Helping youth and young adults pull it all together (p. 155-178); and, Transition: Current issues and recommendations for the future (p. 267-276).