U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Children's Mental Health

Treatment Of Children with Mental Illness -FAQ

This fact sheet addresses common questions about diagnosis and treatment options for children with mental illnesses. Disorders affecting children include: anxiety disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), autism spectrum disorders, bipolar disorder, depression, and eating disorders.

Review Date: Friday, April 03, 2015

NIH National Institute of Mental Health - NIMH

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