When your child is struggling, one of the first challenges for you as a parent is getting the information you need to make good decisions. The guides collected here cover a broad range of topics, from the basics on children's mental health and learning disorders to advice for parents handling common challenges. And our Parents Guide to Getting Good Care offers step-by-step assistance to parents trying to get help for children, whatever the problem, from how to decide whether your child needs to see a professional to how to know if the treatment you’re getting is appropriate. We hope these guides help you understand what’s happening with your child and give you the essentials you need to make informed choices.


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Family Resources for Remote Learning

Parents Guide to Autism

Parents Guide to Problem Behavior

Parents Guide to Emergency Hospitalization

Parents Guide to Substance Use + Mental Health

Anxiety Basics

Helping Children Cope With Grief

Parents Guide to OCD

Teachers Guide to Selective Mutism

Parents Guide to Dyslexia

Parents Guide to PANS and PANDAS

Helping Children Cope After a Traumatic Event

Teachers Guide to ADHD in the Classroom

Teachers Guide to Anxiety in the Classroom

Teachers Guide to OCD in the Classroom

Parents Guide to ADHD Medications

Parents Guide to Eating Disorders in College

Parents Guide to Children and Multiple Medications

Parents Guide to Teenagers and Sleep

Parents Guide to ADHD

Parents Guide: How to Help a Child with Selective Mutism

Guide to Learning Specialists

Guide to Behavioral Treatments

Guide to Mental Health Specialists

Parents Guide to Getting Good Care

Parents Guide to Developmental Milestones

Generalized Anxiety Disorder Basics

Gender Dysphoria Basics

Excoriation Basics

Enuresis Basics

Encopresis Basics

Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder Basics

Conduct Disorder Basics

Chronic Motor or Vocal Tic Disorder Basics

Bulimia Nervosa Basics

Borderline Personality Disorder Basics

Body Dysmorphic Disorder Basics

Bipolar Disorder Basics

Binge Eating Disorder Basics

Autism Spectrum Disorder Basics

ADHD Basics

Anorexia Nervosa Basics

Acute Stress Disorder Basics

Adjustment Disorder Basics

Trichotillomania Basics

Tourette’s Disorder Basics

Substance Use Disorder Basics

Speech Sound Disorder Basics

Specific Phobia Basics

Specific Learning Disorder Basics

Social Communication Disorder Basics

Somatic Symptom Disorder Basics

Social Anxiety Disorder Basics

Sleep-Wake Disorders Basics

Separation Anxiety Disorder Basics

Selective Mutism (SM) Basics

Schizophrenia Basics

Reactive Attachment Disorder Basics

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Basics

Persistent Depressive Disorder Basics

Panic Disorder Basics

Oppositional Defiant Disorder Basics

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Basics

Major Depressive Disorder Basics

Language Disorder Basics

Intermittent Explosive Disorder Basics

Intellectual Disability Basics

Hoarding Disorder Basics