Contents: The seminar is designed to give students an overview of psychopathology in children and adolescents. We will discuss risk and protective factors, aetiology, prevalence and course as well as prevention and treatment approaches of various disorders of childhood and adolescence, e.g. regula-tory disorders in infancy and early childhood, anxiety disorders, depression, ADHD, conduct disorder, anorexia and autism.
Learning objectives: Become familiar with the most important concepts of developmental psycho-pathology; to acquire knowledge about psychiatric disorders in children and adolescents and their diagnosis, etiology, epidemiology, risk and protective factors, and prevention / treatment.