In the Media Tag: children's mental health

Study: Undiagnosed mental issues common among juvenile offenders

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According to studies from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, kids are winding up in court instead of in a treatment facility. Leaders from the school and local mental health organizations met Monday to find solutions to the problem. Undiagnosed health concerns are contributing to kids thinking of themselves as criminals instead of individuals… Read More

Dr. Elizabeth Anderson Studies Pediatric Mental Health

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L. Elizabeth Anderson, from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Memphis, and colleagues compared mental health care that U.S. children receive from PCPs and other mental health providers using data from the nationally representative Medical Expenditure Panel Survey from 2008 to 2011.