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...

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 article provides teachers and school staff with various ways to recognize and respond to the warning signs of suicide. It places an emphasis on communication between teachers, school staff, and...

Located within the boundaries of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe’s reservation, Todd County, South Dakota, is characterized by Lakota life values. This story describes how the county used their native...

This Framework describes a holistic three-step process for implementing a comprehensive, multipronged approach to positive school discipline. File:  PSD_Framework_Comprehensive.pdf Age Group: ...

This story describes how Campbell County School District improved students’ access to school-based mental health (SMH) services by connecting with community groups and organizations that shared...

Vail, Arizona is a community spread over 432 miles of rural land. In the past, Vail had no form of government, elected officials, or social services to advocate on behalf of the community’s needs;...

This guide is to help individuals who would like to organize discussion about mental health within their community in order to break down the misperceptions and build a healthy, supportive community...

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