Assessments

Peer acceptance protects against negative outcomes for youth

Identifying factors that buffer some youth with ADHD from negative developmental outcomes is important as it could inform efforts to…

1 month ago

Video game use predicts increase in ADHD symptoms

Recent studies have linked screen time - including video game play - to concerning outcomes in children, including low self-esteem,…

4 months ago

Caring for Your Mental Health

Self-care means taking the time to do things that help you live well and improve both your physical health and…

1 year ago

Understanding Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

OCD is a mental health condition that causes repeated unwanted thoughts, called obsessions. This can trigger compulsions—the urge to do…

2 years ago

Bipolar Disorders

Download PDF Download ePub Order a free hardcopy En Español Do you feel very happy and outgoing—or very irritable—on some…

2 years ago

Watch For Behavior Changes in Your Child

Not all children and teens respond to stress in the same way. Some common changes to watch for.

2 years ago

The Proper Purpose of Assessments in the IEP process

Testing a child should be much more than a score. It should also include an assessment of the child’s functioning…

10 years ago