Reading List

The following is a list of recommended reading for First Year Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residents.

Psychodynamic theory

Greenberg, J.R. and Mitchell, S.A. (1983): Object Relations in Psychoanalytic Theory. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.
Winnicott, D.W. (1971): Therapeutic Consultations in Child Psychiatry. London: Hogarth Press.

Child and adolescent development

Greenspan, S.I. (1997): The Growth of the Mind. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley.
Lewis, L., Volkmar, F. (1990): Clinical Aspects of Child and Adolescent Development. Malvern, PA: Lea and Febiger.
Fraiberg, S. (1959): The Magic Years. New York: Scribners
Stern, D. (1985): The Interpersonal World of the Infant. New York: Basic Books.
Zeanah, C. (1993): Handbook of Infant Mental Health. New York: Guilford Press
Freud, A. (1966): Ego and Mechanisms of Defense. New York: International Universities Press


Greenspan, S.I. and Greenspan, N.T. (1991): The Clinical Interview of the Child, 2nd Edition. Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Press, Inc.
Meeks, J.E. (2001): The Fragile Alliance (5th Edition). Melbourne, FL: Krieger


Kutcher, S.P. (2002): Practical Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacolgy. Cambridge: Cambridge Press.
Martin, A., Scahill, L., Charney, D., Leckman, J. (2003): Pediatric Psychopharmacology. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Lewis, M. (2002): Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Baltimore: Williams and Wilkins.
Wiener, J., Dulcan, M. (2004): The American Psychiatry Publishing Textbook Of Child And Adolescent Psychiatry. Washington, DC : American Psychiatric Pub., c2004.
Nichols, M & Schwartz, R: Family Therapy Concepts and Methods, Allyn and Bacon Publishers

Evidence-based medicine

Straus, S., Richardson, W., et al, (2005): Evidence-Based Medicine (3rd Edition). Edinburgh: Elsevier Press