Reviewed Child & Adolescent Development: Overview Associations Links
(viewing 6 - 10 of 15)American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
This site is designed to serve American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) members, parents and families. Information is provided as a public service to aid in the understanding and treatment of the developmental, behavioral, and mental disorders which affect an estimated 7 to 12 million children and adolescents at any given time in the United States. You will find information on child and adolescent psychiatry, fact sheets for parents and caregivers, AACAP membership, current research, practice guidelines, managed care information, awards and fellowship descriptions, meeting information, and much more. Prevent Child Abuse America
Prevent Child Abuse America is a national organization devoted to reducing the incidence of child abuse. They provide literature on a large variety of topics including: neglect, adult survivors of child abuse, discipline, sexual abuse, etc. Information for parents, children and communities available.National Pediculosis Association (Head Lice)
This site provides information and materials, including frequently asked questions, books, videos, and reports, concerning head lice. A Spanish version of the site is also offered.National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
This website provides information regarding missing and exploited youth and helps parents locate missing children. The website provides information and resources for parents, law enforcement, attorneys and the media. Also, it provides a way for the community to report possible sightings of missing children and posts pictures of missing children.Children's Organ Transplant Association
This is a nonprofit organization that provides public education on organ transplants. The organization assists families in fund raising for transplant and transplant related expenses. They provide assistance for all children and adults with cystic fibrosis who are U.S. citizens in need of an organ transplant.