Mental Health

Top 5 Questions for Parents to Ask Kids

Rae Jacobson

October 8, 2018

Advice from our clinicians about checking in on your child's mental health, in honor of 2018 World Mental Health Day.

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Understanding Anxiety in Children and Teens

October 1, 2018

This essay from Child Mind Institute president Harold S. Koplewicz, MD and Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) board president Beth Salcedo, MD is a companion to “Understanding Anxiety,” the Child Mind Institute’s 2018 Children’s Mental Health Report.

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Child Mind Institute News

Social Media in an Anxious Age

September 26, 2018

This essay from Common Sense Media president Jim Steyer is a companion to "Understanding Anxiety," the Child Mind Institute's 2018 Children's Mental Health Report.

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Child Mind Institute News

Anxiety in Schools

September 26, 2018

This essay from National Association of School Psychologists past-president John Kelly, PhD, is a companion to "Understanding Anxiety," the Child Mind Institute's 2018 Children's Mental Health Report.

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Public Policy

Separating Families and Creating Trauma

Harold S. Koplewicz, MD

June 18, 2018

What we are witnessing at the Mexican border is the widespread traumatization of children of all ages, and it must stop.

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In The News,

#MyYoungerSelf

Busy Philipps #MyYoungerSelf

Busy Philipps has anxiety. We asked what she’d like to tell her younger self

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Zoe Saldana #MyYoungerSelf

Zoe Saldana has experience with ADHD and dyslexia. We asked what she’d like to tell her younger self.

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Jim Gaffigan #MyYoungerSelf

Jim Gaffigan struggled with dyslexia. We asked what he’d like to tell his younger self.

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Patti Murin #MyYoungerSelf

Patti Murin has depression. We asked what she’d like to tell her younger self.

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