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Child and Adolescent Resilience Within Medical Contexts: by Carey DeMichelis, Michel Ferrari

By Carey DeMichelis, Michel Ferrari

This e-book explores the social stipulations that advertise pediatric resilience. It offers resilience as a suite of advanced interpersonal, institutional, and political relationships that impact younger sufferers’ skill to “do good” within the face of scientific adversity. Chapters research the effect of persistent or disabling stipulations on children’s improvement, whereas highlighting potent interventions that advertise family members future health. This booklet integrates learn from psychology, social paintings, scientific anthropology, baby existence uniqueness, palliative care, public future health, and nursing to ascertain a large choice of relatives, cultural, and scientific contexts. useful options for assisting teenagers and households are mentioned, from significant evaluation and interventions to social coverage and advocacy.
Featured subject matters include:
  • Psychosocial components influencing youngsters with immune-related wellbeing and fitness conditions. 
  • Resilience and pediatric melanoma survivorship inside of a cultural context.
  • Promoting resilience in chronically unwell little ones and their households throughout the transition to adolescence.
  • Creating a context for resilience in clinical settings. 
  • Promoting resilience via children’s future health and social care policy.
Child and Adolescent Resilience inside of scientific Contexts is essential source for researchers, clinicians and different pros, in addition to graduate scholars in baby and college psychology, baby and adolescent psychiatry, social paintings, pediatrics, clinical anthropology, nursing, academic psychology and policy.

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And as she further argues: “Agency in resilience does not mean extraordinary action; on the contrary, many scholars forcefully argue that resilience…is predicated on the competence and resourcefulness of everyday life” (2014, p. 441). This chapter addresses resilience in this more open-ended sense. I explore how African Americans families raising children with significant disabilities and medical vulnerabilities attempt to create greater resilience in their families and communities despite barriers and vulnerabilities, and the dangers and hopes these efforts entail.

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