Mental Health Conditions Archives - Page 14 of 14 - National Wraparound Initiative (NWI)
It’s never too early to intervene for at-risk children
August 12, 2015 | Nicole Aue
New evidence suggests that early intervention for at-risk children of mothers with bipolar disorder may be helpful.
Obstacles for non-white Latino youth
July 31, 2015 | Nicole Aue
This recent entry to the Latin Post describes the unique barriers to treatment faced by Latino youth.
Study: Youth with Serious Mental Health Conditions Do Not Receive Treatment
June 10, 2015 |
The number of young people in the United States with mental health problems decreased in recent years and the rate of treatment increased, yet those with the most serious challenges still fail to get the treatment they need, according to a study recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Improving practices by understanding the effects of childhood stress
May 12, 2015 |
Numerous studies have concluded that childhood trauma is an all-too-common experience. Moreover, traumatic stress can have lasting impacts on health outcomes. This article, from the Juvenile Justice Exchange, seeks to translate knowledge about trauma into practices that improve results.
Training pediatric care professionals improves mental health care
May 12, 2015 |
A new study shows how training pediatric care professionals to screen for adolescent depression and suicide risk improves mental health care for this populations. Read more about the study from this summary.