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Mental Health Disorders

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.

National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day Conversation Webinar

Date/Time (ET): 
March 12, 2012 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

On Wednesday, May 9, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration will be celebrating National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day for the seventh time.

Systems of Care: Collaborative Interventions for Youth with Serious Emotional Disturbances

Education Development Center

This guide is designed to give Safe Schools/Healthy Students project directors an overview of systems of care (SOC).

"So Now What Do I Do? First-Line Management of Mental Health Problems in Primary Care"

Date/Time (ET): 
July 14, 2011 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Date/Time TBD: 
July, 2011

Jane Meschan Foy, MD, FAAP, will present this month

Promoting Culturally Competent Trauma-Informed Practices

This brief provides data on trauma exposure for youth across several demographic variables and explains the role of culture in trauma.

Postpartum Support International

This organization is dedicated to helping women who are living with perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, including postpartum depression.

Role of ROSC in Health Reform: The intersection of co-occurring substance use and mental health disorders with community health

Date/Time (ET): 
December 16, 2010 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm

This Webinar will address the impact of healthcare reform on Recovery Oriented Systems of Care (ROSC).

The NSDUH Report: Major Depressive Episode and Treatment Among Adolescents

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

This report provides information about the prevalence of major depressive episodes among adolescents and their subsequent rates of treatment.