Year: 1987 Source: International Journal of Social Psychiatry, v.33, no.12, (1987), p.326 SIEC No: 20070539

The reviewer states the editors have provided an excellent book on a subject which is a source of daily concern in the work of all professionals who work with troubled adolescents. The book, with chapters on assessment, therapeutic & preventive measures, epidemiology, & theory, is said to be practical & human as well as scholarly, & well written & edited.