Child Mind Institute

We are an independent, national nonprofit dedicated to transforming the lives of children struggling with mental health and learning disorders.

Accelerating Discovery

Our research is unlocking the secrets of the developing brain and changing the way we diagnose and treat mental health and learning disorders.

Delivering Care

Our clinical teams work every day to deliver the highest standards of care, and we partner with families and schools to provide support when and where children need it most.

Empowering Change

Our free resources, educational events and awareness campaigns empower parents and teachers to help our children succeed in school and in life.

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Report on School Mental Health

Our 2016 Children's Mental Health Report examines the impact of mental health in schools and ways to transform the system.

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Know What Is (and Isn’t) ADHD

Download our Parents Guide to ADHD for reliable information about symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

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