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  1. Jun 14, 2022 · Representing more than 8,000 healthcare practitioners with 18 special interest groups and 53 chapters, NAPNAP has been advocating for children’s health since 1973 and was the first APRN society in the U.S. Our mission is to empower pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses and key partners to optimize child and family health.

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    How Trained Service Professionals and Self-Advocacy Makes a Difference for Youth with Mental Health, Substance Abuse, or Co-occurring Issues . Statistics reflecting the number of youth suffering from mental health, substance abuse, and co-occurring disorders highlight the necessity for schools, families, support staff, and communities to work together to develop targeted, coordinated, and ...

  3. In Australia, screen time spent on TV, e-games, digital tablets and smartphones is a regular part of children and young people’s lives. Parents report that excessive screen time is the top health concern they have for their children, and they are worried that their children spend too much time on electronic devices. 1, 2 This short article provides an overview of the national guidelines for ...

  4. The founding editor of, Dr. Laura Markham makes frequent TV and radio appearances and has been interviewed for thousands of articles by publications as diverse as The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Real Simple, Newsday, Men’s Health, Redbook and Parents Magazine. 150,000 parents subscribe to her weekly Parenting ...

  5. Sep 06, 2022 · A variety of different organizations offer specially trained therapy dogs and cats to visit children’s hospitals, assisted living facilities, nursing homes, hospice programs, shelters, and schools. During these visits, people are invited to pet and stroke the animals, which can improve mood and reduce stress and anxiety.

  6. Society for Research in Child Development. (2009). Report of Healthy Development: A Summit on Young Children's Mental Health. Partnering with Communication Scientists, collaborating across Disciplines and Leveraging Impact to Promote Children's Mental Health. Washington, DC. Splett, J. W., & Maras, M. A. (2011).

  7. In Rey JM (ed), IACAPAP e-Textbook of Child and Adolescent Mental Health. Geneva: International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions 2012. Social Emotional Screening Tools for Young Children. Screening and assessing young children for social and emotional health can be quite challenging due to several factors.