U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


Children's Mental Health

Treatment Of Children with Mental Illness -FAQ- (PDF)

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: November 13, 2012

NIH National Institute of Mental Health -NIMH

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