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 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...

NREPP is a searchable online registry of more than 300 interventions supporting mental health promotion, substance abuse prevention, and mental health and substance abuse treatment. Content Related...

This program was developed in response to a growing need on the part of public schools to cut costs by dealing with at-risk students on site.  Restorative practices are designed to promote a...

The Justice Center Web site helps states improve their capacity to provide practical solutions in public safety, particularly regarding interagency problems. The Web site lists relevant...

This guide is intended for non-clinical stakeholders, family members, and administrators in communities working to improve mental health support for those in the juvenile justice system. The guide...

Disproportionate minority contact (DMC) refers to the disproportionate representation of minority youth in the juvenile justice system. This bulletin describes the steps that can be taken to reduce...

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