American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry [web resource]

The mission of American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) is to promote the healthy development of children, adolescents, and families through advocacy, education, and research, and to meet the professional needs of child and adolescent psychiatrists throughout their careers.

Go directly to AACAP’s resources for families and youth:

Or explore AACAP’s Resource Centers:

AACAP also partners with members in advocacy efforts at the federal and state levels to improve policies and services for children and adolescents with mental illness.

The Getting Help section of the site offers guidance on choosing a child and adolescent psychiatrist, a Medication Guide designed to help individuals make informed decisions about childhood and adolescent depression treatment, an ADHD Parents’ Medication Guide, and  Autism Spectrum Disorder: Parents’ Medication Guide.

 


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