(Taken from the Adoption Glossary)
Conduct Disorder: A behavioral condition involving a pattern of repetitive and persistent conduct that infringes on the basic rights of others or does not conform to established societal norms or rules that are appropriate for a child of that age. A child or teen with conduct disorder may display... [more
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Children and Adolescents with Attention-deficit/Hyperactive Disorder
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, sometimes called ADHD, is a chronic condition and the most commonly diagnosed behavioral disorder among children and adolescents. It affects between 3 and 5 percent of school-aged children in a 6-month period (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services,... Mississippi Adoption Laws
Access to Adoption Records Who May Access Information Citation: Ann. Code § 93-17-207 Nonidentifying information may be provided to:The adoptee who is age 18 or older The adoptive parent The legal guardian or custodian of an adoptee The offspring or birth sibling of an adoptee if the... Chidren and Mental Health - Glossary of Terms
Child and Adolescent Mental Health This glossary contains terms frequently used when referring to the mental health needs of children and adolescents. The list is alphabetical. Words in italics are defined separately within the glossary. Since the words service and services are used frequently... Life on the Run, Life on the Streets
The kid riding in the cab of that big highway rig may be a runaway, perhaps one as young as 13. Kids who run cross-country like to hitch rides with long-haul truckers. They often head to big cities or the warm weather of Florida or southern California. They may manage to live on the streets for...
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Moving out of poor neighborhood may disrupt boys' mental health
Boys, but not girls, tend to suffer more from depression and conduct disorder after moving from a poor neighborhood to a better one, a new study says. Moving Out of Poor Neighborhood May Disrupt Boys' Mental Health: Study
Title: Moving Out of Poor Neighborhood May Disrupt Boys' Mental Health: Study Category: Health News Created: 3/5/2014 9:35:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 3/5/2014 12:00:00 AM Moving out of high poverty appears to affect the mental health of boys, girls differently
For families who moved out of high-poverty neighborhoods, boys experienced an increase and girls a decrease in rates of depression and conduct disorder, according to a study. The authors speculate that the sex differences found in this study "were due to girls profiting more than boys from... Program to Move Families Out of High-Poverty Neighborhoods Helps Girls, Harms Boys' Mental Health
A program designed to move families out of high-poverty neighborhoods resulted in reduced rates of depression and conduct disorder among girls, but increased rates of depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and conduct disorder among boys, according to a study published in the March 5...
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Preschoolersí age 3 to 5 years, who are diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD), as well as a another disorder, such as oppositional defiant disorder (ODD), conduct disorder, or an anxiety disorder probably wonít respond to treatment with the stimulant methylphenidate. PATS...
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