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Adolescent Health

Mental Health Disorders

This brief presents the warning signs of mental disorders; examines types of mental disorders and their prevalence and trends; describes the consequences and risk of mental disorders; discusses treatment options and barriers to accessing mental health care; and provides resources on mental health.

Positive Mental Health: Resilience

Child Trends

This brief presents research findings on the characteristics of adolescents who demonstrate resilience, discusses strategies that promote resilience in adolescents, describes the links between resilience and avoidance of risk-taking behaviors, and offers other useful resources.

Social Media, Social Lives: How Teens View Their Digital Lives

Common Sense Media

This report provides parents, educators, health organizations, and policymakers with data on children's use of media and technology and the impact it has on physical, emotional, social, and intelle


Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics

Roadmaps to Health: Community Grants

The County Health Roadmaps Project

Leadership for Education in Adolescent Health

Department of Health and Human Services

Joint Meeting on Adolescent Treatment Effectiveness

April 10, 2012
Washington Hilton Hotel, Washington, D.C.

Families as Partners: Fostering Family Engagement for Healthy and Successful Students

The National School Boards Association

This resource is designed to help school leaders effectivel

National Assembly on School-Based Health Care Convention

June 26, 2011
Chicago, IL