A mental health disorder is a medical condition. It may cause problems with a person's thinking, feeling or mood. It can also affect a person's ability to relate to others. A mental health disorder may also make it difficult for a person to deal with everyday life.
A few tips from one mom whose daughter injures herself.
If your child has a dual diagnosis of Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities (IDD) and mental illness, it is important to have a doctor that can treat both. Here are one parent’s recommendations.
This article provides information about free trainings on supporting the mental health needs of children.