Duke Children's Prom 2018
April 15, 2018 - 2:30pm
On Saturday April 14th, the Duke hospital lobby turned into a prom dance floor for over 200 young patients. Prom-goers wore colorful...
Girls on the Autism Spectrum are Being Overlooked
March 28, 2018 - 9:00am
In the United States one in 68 children are affected by autism. Of these children, the majority diagnosed on the autism spectrum are...
National Survey Finds That Over 50% of LGBTQ Youth Have Eating Disorders
March 8, 2018 - 11:00am
Eating disorders and body image issues can affect all kinds of people regardless of gender, sexuality, race, class, or physical ability...
Clinician Well-Being and Resilience
February 22, 2018 - 10:00am
On February 2nd of this year, the National Academy of Medicine's...
Processing Traumatic Events at Different Ages and Levels of Development
February 16, 2018 - 2:00pm
In the aftermath of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida adults, young children, and adolescents are struggling with their reactions...
Tailoring Short-Term Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Pediatric Trauma Patients
February 8, 2018 - 9:30am
Improving Interventions for Sleep Problems in Children with Autism
December 11, 2017 - 11:30am
Children with autism-related syndromes often are unable to fall or stay asleep. This condition, called insomnia, can negatively affect...
New Study Supports Potential Use of Melatonin as a Sleep Aid for Children with Autism
November 13, 2017 - 11:30am
Sleep problems occur in 50-80% of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)1 and can exacerbate symptoms of autism present...
Screening Status Quo Misses Most Children with Autism
April 3, 2017 (All day)
A Duke University study, published in February in the Journal of Pediatrics shows that, compared with the traditional paper-based...