Discussion: Special Topics in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (WEEK 11)

To Prepare for the Discussion:

  • Review the Learning Resources.
  • Select one of the following topics for the Discussion:
    • Adoption
    • Foster care
    • Gender dysphoria
    • Forensic issues
    • Impact of terrorism on children



  • Write your selected disorder in the subject line of your Discussion post.

  • Explain the psychological issues that may result from your topic.

  • Describe the most effective assessment measure that could be used, and explain why you selected this.

  • Explain the treatment options available for children and adolescents involved with your selected disorder.

  • Explain how culture may influence treatment.

 Provide a minimum of three academic references. Including Introduction and Conclusion