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This section of the web site describes mental health conditions, or disorders, commonly seen in children and adolescents. The information about each disorder provides answers to three questions:

  • What is the disorder?
  • What does the disorder look like in children and adolescents (at home, at school, and at the doctor's office)?
  • How is the disorder treated (counseling, medications, and interventions at home and at school)?

The mental health conditions described are:

Links and books are provided at the end of this section.

To read about a mental health condition use the drop-down Child/Adolescent Mental Health Information menu on the left or click here to go to the mini menu.

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