About this book
This handbook addresses universal developmental and cultural factors contributing to child and adolescent mental health and well-being across the globe. It examines sociocultural contexts of development and identifies children's and adolescents' perspectives as critical to understanding and promoting their psychological well-being. It details the Promoting Psychological Well-Being Globally project’s methodology for data collection and analysis, provides cross-cultural analyses of its findings, and offers a practical model for clinicians and other professionals seeking to apply this knowledge to real-life settings.
Featured topics include:
- Sexual health, gender roles, and psychological well-being in India.
- Psychological well-being as a new educational boundary in Italy.
- Mapping psychological well-being in Romania.
- Youth perspectives on contributing factors to psychological well-being in Sri Lanka.
- Culturally specif
The International Handbook of Psychological Well-Being in Children and Adolescents: Bridging the Gaps Between Theory, Research, and Practice is an invaluable resources for researchers, clinicians, scientist-practitioners, and graduate students in child and school psychology, social work, public health, positive psychology, educational policy and politics, and maternal and child health.
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- DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-2833-0
- Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2016
- Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
- eBook Packages Behavioral Science and Psychology
- Print ISBN 978-1-4939-2832-3
- Online ISBN 978-1-4939-2833-0
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