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Childhood Disorders/Problems

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)

These pages have been designed to keep you informed of current AACAP events, as well as offer access to various AACAP literature. A first-class site incorporating the excellent Facts for Families Brochures.

The Academy publishes these 46 information sheets which provide concise and up-to-date material on issues such as the depressed child, teen suicide, stepfamily problems and child sexual abuse. Cited and recommended by such publications as Better Homes & Gardens, USA Today and by the Best 1995 Website List of Internet World. This index is sorted alphabetically and the number is the original brochure number.

 
Alphabetical
 
Numerical
 

http://www.aacap.org/web/aacap/

Administration for Children and Families

US Department of Health and Human Services.
http://www.acf.dhhs.gov/

Charmayne's Kids' Stuff

Includes children's mental health, genealogy, famous quotations, and links for teens.  
http://www.aracnet.com/~charmayn/kidstuf.html

Child Abuse Handbook

Short version of guide for educators which tells what to do upon encountering evidence of child abuse. Developed by the Frontenac County Board Of Education, Kingston, Ontario, Canada.
http://www.fcbe.edu.on.ca/www/welcome.html

The Child & Adolescent Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy Web Page

Interactive resource for parents, educators, and professionals in psychology who work with children and adolescents. Features a question-and-answer page with a psychiatrist. Also provides basic information on when and how to seek help for a child at psychological risk and an explanation of what child psychoanalysts and psychotherapists do.  
http://www.westnet.com/~pbrand/

Child Custody

http://www.pacenet.org/links.html

The Child Development Website

This site includes tutorial on the theories of child development of Sigmund Freud, Erik Erikson, and Margaret Mahler; a message board; other sites related to children's education, mental health, and play therapy; and a search engine.
http://idealist.com/children/

The Child Health Information Center

Directory of pediatric health organizations and other sources of information on children's health. Requires a fee for access to some pages.
http://www.childhealthinfo.com/

Childhood Schizophrenia

Online article.
http://www.mhsource.com/edu/psytimes/p950342.html

Child Poverty News & Issues

http://cpmcnet.columbia.edu/news/childpov/newi0000.html

Children at Risk: Who's Taking Care of the Kids?

Online article.
http://www.mhsource.com/edu/psytimes/p960354.html

Dealing with the Angry Child

National Institute of Mental Health.
gopher://gopher.gsa.gov:70/00/staff/pa/cic/children/angry

Does Your Kid Have a Childhood? The Therapist As Parent

Online article
http://www.mhsource.com/edu/psytimes/p960351.html

Domestic Violence and Child Abuse

Domestic violence and child abuse resources for mental health professionals. Links to other sites. Articles and book chapters.
http://members.aol.com/dsonkin/index.html

Down Syndrome WWW Page

The Down Syndrome WWW Page was established in February of 1995.
http://www.nas.com/downsyn/

Helping Your Child Learn Responsible Behavior

National Institute of Mental Health.
gopher://gopher.gsa.gov:70/00/staff/pa/cic/children/behavior

Internet Resources for Special Children

Index of links relating to a wide range of disabilities.
http://www.irsc.org/index.htm

Learning Disabilities

National Institute of Mental Health.
gopher://gopher.gsa.gov:70/00/staff/pa/cic/children/leardis

Mental Retardation Homepage

With more than 1,100 affiliated chapters and 140,000 members across the United States, The Arc (formerly Association for Retarded Citizens of the United States) is the country's largest voluntary organization committed to the welfare of all children and adults with mental retardation and their families. The Arc, with its rich history in advocacy and services, is comprised of individuals with mental retardation, family members, professionals in the field of disability and other concerned citizens. The Arc has adopted various positions on issues that affect people with mental retardation and their families, and the organization's mission statement forms the basis for the organization's activities.
http://TheArc.org/welcome.html

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

http://inept.scubed.com:8001/public_service/ncmec.html

National Child Rights Alliance

http://www.ai.mit.edu/people/ellens/NCRA/ncra.html

National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information

The USDHHS professional resource with a wealth of resources and information on prevention, identification, and treatment.
http://www.calib.com/nccanch

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

News on a variety of topics related to children's health and development and general health. Also includes reports, information about funding opportunities and ongoing research programs, and a list of employment and fellowship opportunities.
http://www.nih.gov/nichd/

Natural Child Project

Multiple award-winning site on parenting, education, and child advocacy. Essential information for everyone who cares about children. On-line articles and replies to readers' questions by Jan Hunt, M.Sc., Member of the Board, Canadian Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children; Editorial Assistant, Empathic Parenting Journal; columnist, The Natural Child.
http://www.naturalchild.com

Polly Klaas Foundation

Missing children.
http://www.northcoast.com/klaas/klaas.html

The Professional Academy of Custody Evaluators (PACE)

Web site includes the Academy Register, schedules and information about custody workshops, archive of all back issues of the Custody Newsletter, information about becoming a Registered Custody Evaluator, an on-line library and a bulletin board.
http://www.pacenet.org

Professional Practice and Child Abuse: 24 FAQs

From the Practice Directorate of the American Psychological Association.
http://www.apa.org/journals/question.html

School Mental Health Project

Department of Psychology, UCLA was created to pursue theory, research, practice and training related to meeting the mental health needs of youngsters through school-based interventions. Included at this site is a clearinghouse of information clustered into topic areas.
http://www.lifesci.ucla.edu/psych/mh/smhp.htm

School Psychology Resources Online

Provides annotated links to sites on learning disabilities, autism, research, etc.
http://www.bcpl.lib.md.us/~sandyste/school_psych.html

Yahoo's Learning Disorders Links

http://www.yahoo.com/Health/Mental_Health/Diseases_and_Conditions
/Learning_Disorders/

 


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Childhood Disorders/Problems

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)

These pages have been designed to keep you informed of current AACAP events, as well as offer access to various AACAP literature. A first-class site incorporating the excellent Facts for Families Brochures.

The Academy publishes these 46 information sheets which provide concise and up-to-date material on issues such as the depressed child, teen suicide, stepfamily problems and child sexual abuse. Cited and recommended by such publications as Better Homes & Gardens, USA Today and by the Best 1995 Website List of Internet World. This index is sorted alphabetically and the number is the original brochure number.

 
Alphabetical
 
Numerical
 

http://www.aacap.org/web/aacap/

Administration for Children and Families

US Department of Health and Human Services.
http://www.acf.dhhs.gov/

Charmayne's Kids' Stuff

Includes children's mental health, genealogy, famous quotations, and links for teens.  
http://www.aracnet.com/~charmayn/kidstuf.html

Child Abuse Handbook

Short version of guide for educators which tells what to do upon encountering evidence of child abuse. Developed by the Frontenac County Board Of Education, Kingston, Ontario, Canada.
http://www.fcbe.edu.on.ca/www/welcome.html

The Child & Adolescent Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy Web Page

Interactive resource for parents, educators, and professionals in psychology who work with children and adolescents. Features a question-and-answer page with a psychiatrist. Also provides basic information on when and how to seek help for a child at psychological risk and an explanation of what child psychoanalysts and psychotherapists do.  
http://www.westnet.com/~pbrand/

Child Custody

http://www.pacenet.org/links.html

The Child Development Website

This site includes tutorial on the theories of child development of Sigmund Freud, Erik Erikson, and Margaret Mahler; a message board; other sites related to children's education, mental health, and play therapy; and a search engine.
http://idealist.com/children/

The Child Health Information Center

Directory of pediatric health organizations and other sources of information on children's health. Requires a fee for access to some pages.
http://www.childhealthinfo.com/

Childhood Schizophrenia

Online article.
http://www.mhsource.com/edu/psytimes/p950342.html

Child Poverty News & Issues

http://cpmcnet.columbia.edu/news/childpov/newi0000.html

Children at Risk: Who's Taking Care of the Kids?

Online article.
http://www.mhsource.com/edu/psytimes/p960354.html

Dealing with the Angry Child

National Institute of Mental Health.
gopher://gopher.gsa.gov:70/00/staff/pa/cic/children/angry

Does Your Kid Have a Childhood? The Therapist As Parent

Online article
http://www.mhsource.com/edu/psytimes/p960351.html

Domestic Violence and Child Abuse

Domestic violence and child abuse resources for mental health professionals. Links to other sites. Articles and book chapters.
http://members.aol.com/dsonkin/index.html

Down Syndrome WWW Page

The Down Syndrome WWW Page was established in February of 1995.
http://www.nas.com/downsyn/

Helping Your Child Learn Responsible Behavior

National Institute of Mental Health.
gopher://gopher.gsa.gov:70/00/staff/pa/cic/children/behavior

Internet Resources for Special Children

Index of links relating to a wide range of disabilities.
http://www.irsc.org/index.htm

Learning Disabilities

National Institute of Mental Health.
gopher://gopher.gsa.gov:70/00/staff/pa/cic/children/leardis

Mental Retardation Homepage

With more than 1,100 affiliated chapters and 140,000 members across the United States, The Arc (formerly Association for Retarded Citizens of the United States) is the country's largest voluntary organization committed to the welfare of all children and adults with mental retardation and their families. The Arc, with its rich history in advocacy and services, is comprised of individuals with mental retardation, family members, professionals in the field of disability and other concerned citizens. The Arc has adopted various positions on issues that affect people with mental retardation and their families, and the organization's mission statement forms the basis for the organization's activities.
http://TheArc.org/welcome.html

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

http://inept.scubed.com:8001/public_service/ncmec.html

National Child Rights Alliance

http://www.ai.mit.edu/people/ellens/NCRA/ncra.html

National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information

The USDHHS professional resource with a wealth of resources and information on prevention, identification, and treatment.
http://www.calib.com/nccanch

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

News on a variety of topics related to children's health and development and general health. Also includes reports, information about funding opportunities and ongoing research programs, and a list of employment and fellowship opportunities.
http://www.nih.gov/nichd/

Natural Child Project

Multiple award-winning site on parenting, education, and child advocacy. Essential information for everyone who cares about children. On-line articles and replies to readers' questions by Jan Hunt, M.Sc., Member of the Board, Canadian Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children; Editorial Assistant, Empathic Parenting Journal; columnist, The Natural Child.
http://www.naturalchild.com

Polly Klaas Foundation

Missing children.
http://www.northcoast.com/klaas/klaas.html

The Professional Academy of Custody Evaluators (PACE)

Web site includes the Academy Register, schedules and information about custody workshops, archive of all back issues of the Custody Newsletter, information about becoming a Registered Custody Evaluator, an on-line library and a bulletin board.
http://www.pacenet.org

Professional Practice and Child Abuse: 24 FAQs

From the Practice Directorate of the American Psychological Association.
http://www.apa.org/journals/question.html

School Mental Health Project

Department of Psychology, UCLA was created to pursue theory, research, practice and training related to meeting the mental health needs of youngsters through school-based interventions. Included at this site is a clearinghouse of information clustered into topic areas.
http://www.lifesci.ucla.edu/psych/mh/smhp.htm

School Psychology Resources Online

Provides annotated links to sites on learning disabilities, autism, research, etc.
http://www.bcpl.lib.md.us/~sandyste/school_psych.html

Yahoo's Learning Disorders Links

http://www.yahoo.com/Health/Mental_Health/Diseases_and_Conditions
/Learning_Disorders/

 


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