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Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents (Fact Sheet)
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Learn about how anxiety disorders affect children and adolescents and the direction of future research.

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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
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Frequently asked questions about ADHD and teenagers.

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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
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A detailed booklet that describes ADHD symptoms, causes, and treatments, with information on getting help and coping.

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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (Easy-to-Read)
ADHD

An easy-to-read booklet of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

En Español

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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents (Fact Sheet)
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A fact sheet that describes the development in our understanding of how ADHD affects children and adolescents and the direction of future research.

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Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents
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This booklet is a guide for parents who think their child may have symptoms of bipolar disorder, or parents whose child has been diagnosed.

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Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents (Fact Sheet)
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A fact sheet that describes the development in our understanding of how bipolar disorder affects children and adolescents and the direction of future research.

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Bipolar Disorder in Children and Teens (Easy to Read)
Bipolar Disorder in Children and Teens

An easy-to-read booklet on Bipolar Disorder in children and teens that explains what it is, when it starts and how to get help.

En Español

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Brain Development During Childhood and Adolescence (Fact Sheet)
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A fact sheet that describes the past, present and future of research on brain development.

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Depression and High School Students
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Answers to students’ frequently asked questions about depression.

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Depression in Children and Adolescents (Fact Sheet)
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Learn about how depression affects children and adolescents and the direction of future research.

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Helping Children and Adolescents Cope with Violence and Disasters: What Community Members Can Do
Helping Chilren and Adolescents

A brochure that describes what teachers, clergy, and other adults in the community can do to help children and adolescents cope with violence and disasters.

En Español

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Helping Children and Adolescents Cope with Violence and Disasters: What Rescue Workers Can Do
Helping Children and Adolescents

A booklet that describes what rescue workers can do to help children and adolescents cope with violence and disasters.

En Español

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Suicide: A Major, Preventable Mental Health Problem
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Facts about suicide and suicide prevention among teens and young adults.

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The Teen Brain: Still Under Construction
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Learn about changes in the brain that occur during the teen years, and the significance of this stage of development.

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Treatment of Children with Mental Illness
Treatment Children

Answers to frequently asked questions about the treatment of mental disorders in children.

En Español

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