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What's ADHD (and What's Not) in the Classroom

November 17, 2016 (All day)

Many children with ADHD show signs of the disorder before they reach school age. But it’s in school, when they are having trouble...

Duke Psychiatrist Named as an AACAP Distinguished Fellow

November 3, 2016 (All day)

Congratulations to Dr. Lisa Amaya-Jackson, MD, MPH!

The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) honored Dr....

Duke ADHD Program offers Adult ADHD Skills Group

Starting on January 28th, the Duke ADHD program will be running a new Adult ADHD CBT group on Thursdays from 5:30-7:00pm. The group will...

“Autism & Beyond” Takes Research and Mental Health Mobile

The new ResearchKit app “Autism & Beyond” utilizes Apple iOS technology to collect data and provide feedback about a variety of...

Triple P NC Offers Free Online Parent Training

Triple P provides parents with tools and resources to promote positive parenting. Their programs provide parents with strategies that...

Mindfulness for Children?

“There are many ways to practice mindfulness. There are meditation-like activities during which you concentrate on your breathing,...

Suicide Rate Nearly Doubles for Black Youth

A new study reveals the suicide rate for black children has nearly doubled since the early 1990s, while the suicide rate for white...

What Every Child Needs for Good Mental Health

It is easy for parents to identify their child’s physical needs: nutritious food, warm clothes when it’s cold, bedtime at a reasonable...

Five ways to Support Siblings in Special Needs Families

Dr. Jill Emanuele, a clinical psychologist at the Child Mind Institute, believes that more attention needs to be placed on how mental...

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