About this book


This book presents research aimed at understanding the clinical and socio-cultural factors that affect mental health of children and adolescents. It comprehensively covers the latest developments in the scientific study of mental health and illness of children and adolescents. The book is particularly important in the face of rapidly changing conditions globally and challenges such as migration, war and violence, child labour that have an impact on the mental health of children.


ADHD Adolescents Autism Children mental health

Editors and affiliations

  • Eric Taylor
    • 1
  • F. C. Verhulst
    • 2
  • John Wong
    • 3
  • Keiko Yoshida
    • 4
  • Anula Nikapota
    • 5
  1. 1.King’s College LondonLondonUK
  2. 2.Erasmus UniversityRotterdamThe Netherlands
  3. 3.National University HospitalSingaporeSingapore
  4. 4.Kyushu University HospitalFukuokaJapan
  5. 5.King's College LondonLondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Behavioral Science and Psychology
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-0753-8
  • Series Print ISSN 2511-8323
  • Series Online ISSN 2511-8315