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A short guide to understanding behavioural difficulties
  1. Quentin Spender
  1. Correspondence to Dr Quentin Spender, Wolverhampton Child and Family Service, Black Country Partnership Foundation NHS Trust, The Gem Centre, Neachells Lane, Wednesfield, Wolverhampton WV11 3PG; quentin.spender{at} and spender{at}


An approach to behaviour problems presenting in a paediatric context is described. This model aims to generate a form of understanding that is not only accessible but can also generate management strategies.

  • child behavior
  • behavior control
  • biopsychosocial model
  • child behavior disorders
  • Child Psychology

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