Learning Objectives, Rating Scales, CCPR, May/June 2012

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After reading these articles, you should be able to:

  1. Describe how rating scales are used in diagnostic assessment of children.
  2. Explain the key features of some of the most common rating scales for children and adolescents.
  3. Put rating scales into use in your practice.
  4. Understand some of the current findings in the literature regarding psychiatric treatment.