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Parent-child psychotherapy effective for early childhood depression

Parent-child psychotherapy effective for early childhood depression
June 22, 2018

Dialectical behavior therapy benefits suicidal teens

June 22, 2018
Dialectical behavior therapy showed advantage over individual and group supportive therapy in the reduction of suicide attempts and self-harm among adolescents at…
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Children hospitalized for injuries at risk for mental health concerns

June 19, 2018
Children who sustain unintentional injuries that require hospitalization are more likely to be given a mental health diagnosis or prescription for psychotropic

NIH consolidates funding support to advance pediatric research

June 15, 2018
To coordinate pediatric research programs, the NIH announced the formation of the Trans-NIH Pediatric Research Consortium. “The main purpose is to identify…
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Behavioral Outbursts in a Child with a Deletion Syndrome, Generalized Epilepsy, Global Developmental Delay, and Failure to Thrive

Pediatric Annals, March 2018, Volume 47 Issue 3
A 7-year-old girl with 20q13.33 deletion and a history of generalized convulsive epilepsy presented to the…
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Managing Uncontrolled Allergic Asthma in Children: Targeting Treatment by Phenotype

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Approximately 8.6% of children (under age 18 years) in the United States have asthma, which commonly develops before 5…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: Hockey Hall of Famer says more research needed on concussions

February 1, 2018
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