Next RPCNA monograph on “Dilemmas in the intervention in Eating Disorders in children and adolescents”

The Journal of Clinical Psychology with Children and Adolescents (RPCNA) will publish a monograph on Dilemmas in Eating Disorder Intervention in Children and Adolescents. Manuscripts received will be peer-reviewed and published in the May 2022 issue. Original papers will be accepted, in English, that have not been previously published as…

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Nighttime Fears Scale (NFS): A new instrument for clinical assessment

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Nighttime fears are very common in the childhood stage. On many occasions they are adaptive and transitory, however, they can cause much distress in children and other emotional problems, especially anxiety. A paper published in the Journal of Anxiety Disorders has presented a new standardized self-report to assess nighttime fears…

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Study concludes that greater adherence to therapeutic protocol improves effects on depression, anxiety, and externalized symptoms

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This study by AITANA recently published in the journal Studies in Educational Evaluation examines whether a greater degree of implementation fidelity of the Super Skills for Life program is related to its outcomes. Super Skills is a transdiagnostic program for the prevention of emotional problems (anxiety, depression, low self-esteem) in schoolchildren.…

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Covid-19: First data on psychological disorders in Spanish children

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Professors from the Miguel Hernández University and the Università degli Studi di Perugia have coordinated a study on the alterations in children’s behavior during the quarantine. 1,143 families of Spanish and Italian minors between 3 and 18 years old have participated in this research by completing an online form on the…

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