Promising Practices in Children's Mental Health
This site, sponsored by the SAMHSA Center for Mental Health Studies Child, Adolescent, and Family Branch, contains three series of monographs on Promising Practices in Children's Mental Health.
Surgeon General's Report on Children's Mental Health - State of Evidence on Treatments, Services, Systems of Care, and Financing
Psychiatric Practice Parameters for Working with Children
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry's practice parameters are designed to assist clinicians in providing high quality assessment and treatment that is consistent with the best available scientific evidence and clinical consensus. Summaries of published practice parameters are available on this web site.
A Compilation of Lessons Learned from the 22 Grantees of the 1997 Comprehensive Community Mental Health Services for Children and Their Families Program
Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
Included in: Expert Consensus Guidelines: Psychiatric Treatment Guidelines for the Most Difficult Questions Facing Clinicians
Transition to Independence Process (TIP)
The Transition to Independence Process (TIP) system assists young people with emotional/behavioral difficulties in making a successful transition to adulthood by achieving their goals in the transition domains of education, employment, living situation, and community life.
What Works in Children's Mental Health Services? Uncovering Answers to Critical Questions
by Krista Kutash, Ph.D. and Vestena Robbins Rivera
Research and Training Center for Children's Mental Health
Florida Mental Health Institute
The authors summarize recent empirical research conducted across the United States in the field of children's mental health. They identify the most effective programs and policies for improving services, describe the ideal system of care, and present recommendations for future research.
Outcomes for Children and Youth with Emotional and Behavioral Disorders and their Families: Programs and Evaluation Best Practices
Edited by Michael H. Epstein, Krista Kutash, and Albert J. Duchnowski
Published by Pro-Ed, 1998
Promising Practices in Family-Provider Collaboration
Site sponsored by the Research and Training Center on Family Support and Children's Mental Health