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Posts about Pediatric Mental Health
Monday, April 13, 2015
Author Katie Watts, Children’s National Health System’s daytime team leader for Volunteer Services, writes about what it’s like to be a volunteer at a pediatric hospital with the help of volunteer David Garr.
Friday, January 30, 2015
Division Chief, Psychology and Behavioral Health, Adelaide Robb, MD, discusses how children with autism spectrum disorders may not have the necessary social skills to navigate peer interactions including offers of friendship, teasing, and bullying.
Friday, January 9, 2015
In her latest Get Psyched Friday post, psychologist Eleanor Mackey, PhD, offers tips on how to minimize a child's exposure to media during the winter months.
Friday, October 10, 2014
In her latest Get Psyched Friday, psychologist Eleanor Mackey, PhD, discusses the importance of early identification and treatment for behavior health.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Learn about and understand ADHD with this guide for signs and treatment options.
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