Learning Objectives, The Explosive Child, CCPR, May 2010

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After reading these articles, you should be able to:

  1. Prescribe appropriate medications to children with aggression.
  2. Describe proposed changes to diagnostic criteria in DSM-5.
  3. Implement different nonpharmacologic approaches to assessing and treating aggressive children.
  4. Understand the most current findings in the literature regarding psychiatric treatment.