The Dysregulated Adult

Written By Georgia A. DeGangi
The Dysregulated Adult
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 24 September 2021
  • ISBN : 0123850118
  • Pages : 504 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 1 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Dysregulated Adult written by Georgia A. DeGangi which was release on 24 September 2021, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: People experiencing disorders in regulation are highly sensitive to stimulation from the environment, emotionally reactive, and have difficulty maintaining an organized and calm life style. They are impulsive, easily frustrated, and as a result make decisions that lead to an overwrought state-or who conversely retreat entirely from the world. This disorder is most likely to accompany diagnoses of bipolar or mood disorder, anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, Asperger's syndrome, eating or sleep disorders, and/or attention deficit disorder. This book instructs therapists how best to treat the dysregulated adult, providing diagnostic checklists, and a chapter by chapter inventory in approaching treatment of dysregulation in a variety of life skills. Informs the therapist how dysregulation relates to multiple disorders Includes clinical observations and case studies Gives the therapist tools and techniques for the client to understand his behavior, reframe problems in a positive way, and take responsibility for behavior change Encompasses sensory integration therapy and mind-body techniques for the therapist to guide the client toward self-calming Emphasis on effective relational dynamics between the client and significant persons in his or her life Separate chapters on how to treat dysregulation effects on multiple behaviors, including mood regulation, behavioral control, inattention, sleep, feeding, and social interactions

The Dysregulated Adult

The Dysregulated Adult
  • Author : Georgia A. DeGangi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 504
  • ISBN : 0123850118
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Summary : People experiencing disorders in regulation are highly sensitive to stimulation from the environment, emotionally reactive, and have difficulty maintaining an organized and calm life style. They are impulsive, easily frustrated, and as a result make decisions that lead to an overwrought state-or who conversely retreat entirely from the world. This ...

The Dysregulated Adult

The Dysregulated Adult
  • Author : Georgia A. DeGangi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012-03-30
  • Total pages : 518
  • ISBN : 0123850118
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Summary : People experiencing disorders in regulation are highly sensitive to stimulation from the environment, emotionally reactive, and have difficulty maintaining an organized and calm life style. They are impulsive, easily frustrated, and as a result make decisions that lead to an overwrought state-or who conversely retreat entirely from the world. This ...

Parenting a Child who Has Intense Emotions

Parenting a Child who Has Intense Emotions
  • Author : Pat Harvey,Jeanine A. Penzo
  • Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 207
  • ISBN : 0123850118
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Summary : Discusses handling children with intense emotions, including managing emotional outbursts both at home and in public, promoting mindfulness, and teaching correct behavioral principles to children....

A Comprehensive Guide to Attention Deficit Disorder in Adults

A Comprehensive Guide to Attention Deficit Disorder in Adults
  • Author : Kathleen G. Nadeau
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 408
  • ISBN : 0123850118
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Summary : A Comprehensive Guide to Attention Deficit Disorder in Adults begins by addressing the history of ADD and the evolution of our understanding of the disorder. The neurobiology of ADD is examined, laying a solid foundation for the clinician to develop a scientific understanding of this complex syndrome. The assessment and ...

Treating Adult Survivors of Childhood Emotional Abuse and Neglect

Treating Adult Survivors of Childhood Emotional Abuse and Neglect
  • Author : Elizabeth K. Hopper,Frances K. Grossman,Joseph Spinazzola,Marla Zucker
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release Date : 2018-11-08
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0123850118
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Summary : Grounded in 40 years of clinical practice and research, this book provides a systematic yet flexible evidence-informed framework for treating adult survivors of complex trauma, particularly those exposed to chronic emotional abuse or neglect. Component-based psychotherapy (CBP) addresses four primary treatment components that can be tailored to each client's unique needs--relationship, ...

Adult Learning Disorders

Adult Learning Disorders
  • Author : Lorraine E. Wolf,Hope E. Schreiber,Jeanette Wasserstein
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2010-10-18
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 0123850118
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Summary : Recent advances in neuroimaging and genetics technologies have enhanced our understanding of neurodevelopmental disorders in adults. The authors in this volume not only discuss such advances as they apply to adults with learning disorders, but also address their translation into clinical practice. One cluster of chapters addresses developmental concerns as ...

Health Psychology

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  • Author : David F. Marks,Michael Murray,Emee Vida Estacio
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2020-10-28
  • Total pages : 704
  • ISBN : 0123850118
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Summary : Health Psychology provides students with the tools they need to evaluate and critically appraise theory and research before it can be applied practically. Using the most up-to-date research available, the sixth edition places an emphasis on the real-world application of health psychology, demonstrating how theory learnt in the classroom influences ...

Oxford Textbook of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

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  • Author : Tobias Banaschewski,David Coghill,Alessandro Zuddas
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-05-30
  • Total pages : 472
  • ISBN : 0123850118
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Summary : Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common mental disorders affecting children and adolescents. The condition is characterized by a persistent pattern of behavioural symptoms including inattentiveness, hyperactivity, and impulsiveness associated with substantial impairment in social, academic, and/or occupational functioning. Clinical and research interest in the ...

Translational Research Models and Methods for Mother Infant Interactions and Developmental Studies

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  • Author : Josephine Johns,Rina Eiden,Elizabeth M. Byrnes,John H. Gilmore,Sheryl Moy,Joan I. Morrell,Linda Mayes,Karen Grewen
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release Date : 2012-10-01
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0123850118
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Summary : The disruption of mother-infant interactions can have life-long detrimental consequences for offspring and mothers. This topic of Frontiers will focus on maternal-infant interactions including factors that may affect or alter infant or child development and maternal response capability in clinical and preclinical (animal) populations. Articles may highlight topics such as ...

EMDR Therapy and Adjunct Approaches with Children

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  • Author : Ana M. Gomez, MC, LPC
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2012-07-27
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 0123850118
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Summary : "This volume is a welcome and excellent resource for all clinicians working with severely traumatized children." Francine Shapiro, PhD Founder, EMDR Humanitarian Assistance Programs "Over the past 15 years, Ms. Gomez has developed highly original and brilliant interventions for working with these very difficult to treat children. This book will be ...

Disorganized Attachment and Caregiving

Disorganized Attachment and Caregiving
  • Author : Judith Solomon,Carol George
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2011-06-16
  • Total pages : 427
  • ISBN : 0123850118
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Summary : In this volume, leading authorities provide a state-of-the-art examination of disorganized attachment: what it is, how it can be identified, and its links to behavioral problems and psychological difficulties in childhood and beyond. The editors offer a fresh perspective on disorganized attachment, not as a characteristic of the infant or ...

Serotonin Modulates the Maturation of the Medial Prefrontal Cortex and Hippocampus

Serotonin Modulates the Maturation of the Medial Prefrontal Cortex and Hippocampus
  • Author : Tahilia Jay Rebello
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0123850118
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Summary : Increasing evidence suggests that anxiety and depression disorders have neurodevelopmental roots, with a strong case for early-life serotonergic dysfunction in their ontogeny. For instance, disrupting serotonergic tone during critical developmental periods results in dysregulated adult affective behaviors, in mice. However, insight into the mechanism by which early-life serotonin levels impact ...

The Adult Attachment Projective Picture System

The Adult Attachment Projective Picture System
  • Author : Carol George,Malcolm L. West
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2012-04-10
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0123850118
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Summary : This book presents cutting-edge research on adult attachment together with a complete overview of the Adult Attachment Projective Picture System (AAP), the authors' validated developmental assessment. In addition to identifying attachment classification groups, the AAP yields important information about dimensions--including defensive processes--not evaluated by other available measures. Detailed case illustrations ...

The Oxford Handbook of Emotion Dysregulation

The Oxford Handbook of Emotion Dysregulation
  • Author : Theodore P. Beauchaine,Sheila E. Crowell,Sheila Elizabeth Crowell
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Total pages : 520
  • ISBN : 0123850118
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Summary : "The Oxford Handbook of Emotion Dysregulation is the first to consider the ED construct as distinct from what is known as emotion regulation (ER; a variety of automatic and volitional strategies, behaviors, and skills that are used to modulate emotional experiences and expressions), featuring chapters by scholars whose work is ...

Working with Relational and Developmental Trauma in Children and Adolescents

Working with Relational and Developmental Trauma in Children and Adolescents
  • Author : Karen Treisman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-10-04
  • Total pages : 242
  • ISBN : 0123850118
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Summary : Working with Relational and Developmental Trauma in Children and Adolescents focuses on the multi-layered complex and dynamic area of trauma, loss and disrupted attachment on babies, children, adolescents and the systems around them. The book explores the impact of relational and developmental trauma and toxic stress on children’s bodies, ...