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Articles about mental health issues that the Federation of Families of SC thinks is of interest to parents and families.

Thinking About Mental Health in 2014

An excerpt from Dr. Insel at the National Institutes of Mental Health (NIMH) on “Thinking About 2014″ blogpost: This year, let’s remember that, as in the rest of medicine, we need to know more if we want to do better. … Continue reading

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Parent-Child Interaction Therapy

  If your child is from the ages of 2-7 and has behavioral issues, consider trying the evidence-based “Parent-Child Interaction Therapy.” For more information on Parent-Child Interaction Therapy, go to Child Mind Institute’s website.

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Parent Checklist for Parents to Help Students with ADHD and LD

A quick checklist of pointers for parents of children with ADHD and a learning disability… Add your suggestions to the comments box below! Identify and treat the problems as early as possible, preferably before age 10. The first years in school … Continue reading

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