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Topic Index

Comprehensive Psychiatric Evaluation

Psychiatric Treatment Team

Knowing When to Seek Treatment for Your Child

Developmental Disorders

Schizophrenia

Tourette's Disorder

Mood Disorders

Anxiety Disorders

Behavior Disorders

Eating Disorders

Substance Abuse / Chemical Dependence

Adjustment Disorders

Psychological Complications of Chronic Illness

Glossary

Many children and adolescents have mental health problems that interfere with their normal development and daily life activities. Some mental health problems are mild; others are more severe. Some mental health problems last for only short periods of time, while others, potentially, last a lifetime.

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It is important to know that help is available. Most children and adolescents who experience mental health problems can return to normal daily activities, if they receive appropriate treatment.

 

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