James L. Werth Jr's scientific contributions

Publications (3)

Article
This online resource for mental health practitioners presents a variety of information required in daily practice in one easy-to-use resource. Covering the entire spectrum of practice issues–from diagnostic codes, practice guidelines, treatment principles, and report checklists, to insight and advice from today's most respected clinicians–this peer...

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... Therefore, the ideal distracter would require an optimal amount of attention involving multiple sensory modalities (visual, auditory and kinesthetic), active emotional involvement and participation of the patient to compete with the signals from the noxious stimulus. (91) Distraction is a simple practical inexpensive psychological pain management technique that has the potential to remain effective over several repeated procedures. The aim of technique is to capture the child's interest during the procedure. ...