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- Generally taken as the most neutral umbrella term for the interdisciplinary science that studies the child in any large number of systematic ways.

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Anxiety
Child and Adolescent Anxiety Program - The Child and Adolescent OCD and Anxiety Program (CAAP) is a clinical research program that specializes in the evaluation and treatment of anxiety and related problems in children and adolescents. Our primary goal is to provide effective treatments or youngsters suffering from anxiety disorders, including obsessive-compulsive disorder, Tourette's and other tic disorders, and trichotillomania.  4/5
      
Depression
AACAP - Children & Grief - Check out other Fact Sheets from the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in our Library. The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry home page offers breaking news, pamphlets and links on issues related to children's mental health. 3/5
Childhood Depression: Interactive Glossary - A mood disorder among children that resembles depression in adults, but shows up in very different way in children. A Article.  3/5
Childhood Depression - NMI Fact Sheet.  4/5
Childhood Depression: Interactive Glossary - An article from the Therapist Finder Site.  3/5
Depression in Children - Childhood and adolescent depression increased dramatically in the past forty to fifty years. The average age of onset has fallen. During childhood the number of boys and girls affected are almost equal. In adolescence, twice as many girls as boys are diagnosed. (Similar to adult rate).  3/5
Depression in Children and Adolescents - An excellent site. Many related links to other sites and articles.  4/5
Drug Treatment of Childhood Depression - Drug treatment of childhood depression. An Article.  3/5
Woman's Forum -   Children and Depression - Information on depression. 3/5
             
Behavioural Problems
Disruptive Behavior Disorders - Information about conduct disorder, oppositional defiant disorder, and antisocial behavior in children and teens.  From AtHealth.com an extremely good information site.  4/5
  Emotional Correlates of Social Competence In Children's Peer Relationships - Hubbard, J. A. & Coie, J.D. (1995). 3/5

   Also Behavioral Disorders.

Development
Child Development - Bi-monthly journal from the University of Chicago Press. 3/5
Classic Theories of Child Development  - Linda Chapman's hypertext tutorial about the theories of Freud, Mahler and Erikson.  4/5
Infant/Toddler Caregiving - A Guide to Cognitive Development and Learning 3/5
Margaret Mahler's Theory of Development - Normal Autistic Phase Birth to 4 weeks - Normal Symbiotic Phase 4 weeks to 5 months - Up to 36 Months. A Brief Description. 2/5
Temperament - Information about temperamental individuality in infants, children and adults. Research and practical information about temperamental characteristics in research and practice
Treatment Issues in Developmental Psychology - An Article.  3/5

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  Developmental Disorders

General
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - Well balanced and informative site. You should find what you want here. 5/5
Child Research Net - We have valuable resources on our site to facilitate your on-going research. Let's make this a place where your research can be shared with others, too!. A Japanese Site but with English version. 3/5
Children - Mental Illness and Medicines - Medical College of Wisconsin Physicians and Clinics Milwaukee. An Article 3/5
Children Now - Whole range of information on childrens issues: parenting, schools, violence, media, health etc.   3/5
Critical Issues for Children and Youths - A series of articles.  From Future Children. 3/5
Cognitive Development - Peadiatric and infancy Physical Development, Early Language Acquistion, Social Development. A links list to many article.s 4/5
Mental Health Disorders, Diagnosis, and Treatment for Families on how to cope with Childhood Mental Health Disorders - From the Parents Toolbox Site.  3/5
Paediatric and Family Psychology - Welcome to the Pediatric & Family Psychology web site. As the psychological development of our most valued treasures - our children - becomes more and more a priority for parents everywhere, advances in the treatment of psychological disorders are allowing more effective treatments. 3/5
Pediatric Pain - Science Helping Children - The Pediatric Pain Research Lab is located in the IWK Health Centre and the Psychology Department of Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. 3/5
PSYCHE: Franklin's New Infant Theory of Mind - Franklin's New Infant Theory of Mind: Review of Artificial Minds: An Exploration of the Mechanisms of Mind by Stan Franklin. An Article 3/5
  Semantic Pragmatic Disorder - When you research SPD, you will read conflicting opinions on what it is and where it fits as a diagnostic entity. Some believe SPD is a component, or a language style, of other disorders. Others believe it is either the same as High Functioning Autism or is a separate, valid disorder on the autistic spectrum. 2/5

Seizure Disorders In Childhood - Epilepsy represents the most common serious neurologic problem affecting children, with an overall incidence approaching 2% for febrile seizures and 1% for idiopathic epilepsy. Diagnosis is complicated by protean clinical manifestations which are age-dependent and differ substantially from adult seizure disorders.  4/5
 
Recommended Books:
Oppositional Defient Disorder
Hydrocephhalis Behavioural Problems in Children

Hydrocephalus: A Guide for Patients, Families and Friends (Patient-Centered Guides) (Paperback) by C Toporek (Author)

Child and Adolescent Behavioural Problems: A Multi-disciplinary Approach to Assessment and Intervention (Paperback)
by Carole Sutton (Author) "A huge amount of research by practitioners from many disciplines - geneticists, dieticians, psychologists, psychiatrists, sociologists and many others - has sought to clarify the..."
 
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