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National Survey Dispels Notion that Social Phobia is the Same as Shyness

Normal human shyness is not being confused with the psychiatric anxiety disorder known as social phobia, according to an NIMH survey comparing the prevalence rates of the two among U.S. youth. The study was published online ahead of print October … Continue reading

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South Carolina Receives $2.8 Million to Improve Children’s Mental Health

Grant funds new system of care to improve behavioral health services for children and youth Columbia, S.C. – The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) was awarded a four-year grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health … Continue reading

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We Need to Hear from All Parents and Caregivers on Mental Health Treatments

The most important people in the life of children are the parents. Parents play an important role in securing the safety and welfare of their children. This often includes seeking good medical treatment. In the world of medicine, parents are … Continue reading

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