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“My children know what mental illness is. They know what anxiety, depression and addictions look like. They know there can be solutions. Not necessarily a cure, but solutions to live happy and peaceful. My children have seen me fall into despair. They have never seen me stay down.”

Addressing the 'Elephant in the Room’ I Grew Up With
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“A child who appears oppositional or aggressive may actually be reacting to anxiety he can’t articulate.”

How Anxiety Leads to Disruptive Behavior | Child Mind Institute
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We already know that exercise can help alleviate depression in teens and adults, but a new study suggests the same may be true for children as well.

How Exercise Can Help Depression in Kids
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MTV’s College Ambassadors open up about the ins and outs of managing mental health on campus.

This Is What Mental Health Looks Like At Colleges Across America
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With so much conflicting information about stimulant medications and ADHD, it can be difficult for parents to decide on the best course of action.

The Long-Term Effects of ADHD Medications
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Child Mind Institute President Dr. Harold Koplewicz writes on the airport shooting in Ft. Lauderdale.

Airport shooter shows need for better VA mental health care
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"Be proud of your accomplishments," Layton wrote. "Be proud of your fight. Be proud of your survival.” #EndTheStigma

These simple badges are helping social media users talk about mental...
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Because girls with ADHD are different from boys, instead of a diagnosis, they often get criticism from parents, teachers and peers, and the fallout takes a serious toll on self-esteem.

Understanding Girls with ADHD | ADHD in Children | Child Mind Institute
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An inspiring look at how our partners at Active Minds empower college students to become mental health advocates on campus.

At Providence College, student-led mental-health group battles stigma of...
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New advances in health data with wearables via

Testing wearable sensors as 'check engine' light for health
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“The more you dwell on the negative, the more accustomed your brain becomes to dwelling on the negative,” said Dr. Hanson, who suggests asking yourself, “Are my thoughts helping to build me up, or tear me down?”

The Year of Conquering Negative Thinking
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How parents can respect children’s feelings without empowering their fears.

What to Do (and Not Do) When Children Are Anxious
Dr. Kristin Carothers helps a concerned parent find the right way to respond when a child acts up.

What are appropriate consequences for bad behavior? | Child Mind Institute
How to help kids build the skills they need to control their emotions and manage impulsive behaviors.

How Can We Help Kids With Self-Regulation?
Inside look at the important role of school counselors.

Don't Call It 'Guidance' Anymore: A Talk With The Nation's Top School...
“Experts worry that the social media and text messages that have become so integral to teenage life are promoting anxiety and lowering self-esteem.”

How Using Social Media Affects Teenagers | Child Mind Institute
But I do know that my depression and anxiety are not me despite what they tell me every day. And at some point, like every child who eventually stands up to the playground bully, I will have the confidence to do the same and tell my depression and anxiety
their words and actions are not acceptable.”

When Depression Says You Can't Anxiety Says You Shouldn't