This work updates the 1994 book Reducing Risks for Mental Disorders and contains information on the status of research on programs in mental health and substance abuse prevention for children, youth...

Recent research suggests that mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders tend to be related and stem from a set of common conditions, but much current research and practice continue to deal with...

This article describes a science-based framework for the promotion of child health and development within distressed high-poverty neighborhoods. They provide a model of developmental influences and...

Adding to recent research that clinical depression may be preventable, this article argues that the health care system should provide access to evidence-based depression prevention programs, much as...

This article describes the challenges of estimating the extent to which poverty affects children’s mental, emotional, and behavioral health. It argues that better understanding   of the ways that...

This paper reports on the development and implementation of Families OverComing Under Stress (FOCUS), a family-centered intervention for families facing the effect of wartime deployments.  It pays...

This study examines five American Indian children’s mental health projects that have developed systems of care based on their own cultures and the strengths of their families. The authors identify...

This journal issue examines evidenced-based practices (EBPs) as applied to Native American populations. This includes the challenges of adapting EBPs to be culturally relevant, reviews of various...

This article discusses the evidence that American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/ANs) suffer disproportionately from mental health problems compared to other Americans, how the expansion of services...

This Web page provides resources and materials from a teleconference presenting restorative justice models as an alternative and more effective way of approaching disciplinary issues. Resources...

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