Articles about child and adolescent psychiatry


The kids may not be all right. Here’s how to check in on their mental health.

Last updated: 09/04/2020

Family Coronavirus Coverage The kids may not be all right. Here’s how to check in on their mental health. The pandemic could be putting children at risk for depression and...

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Advice for Parenting Young Children in a Time of Pandemic

Last updated: 08/20/2020

Q&A with Rachel Klein, Ph.D. Fascitelli Family Professor Emerita of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry NYU Grossman School of Medicine...

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Wired Parent, Wired Child

Last updated: 07/14/2020

Last week, Jane Brody‘s NY Times article “Screen Addiction Is Taking a Toll on Children” struck a nerve, going viral while generating nearly 700 comments from readers. This...

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A child psychiatrist's tips for digital parenting during COVID

Last updated: 07/14/2020

Recently, I was part of a virtual panel discussing ways to help kids and teens manage their digital technology use. The audience, parents from around the world, felt blind-sided...

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Impact of children's loneliness today could manifest in depression for years to come

Last updated: 06/26/2020

Children and adolescents are likely to experience high rates of depression and anxiety long after current lockdown and social isolation ends and clinical services need to be...

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How to Speak to Your Children About the Novel Coronavirus

Last updated: 03/10/2020

As news headlines warn of a worldwide pandemic around the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, it’s not surprising that many people are on edge – and with all the unknowns...

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Screen-Time And Children: Does Your Child Put Down His Gadget Without Tears? - Parentcircle

Last updated: 11/05/2019

Share Clip it Like Screen-time and Children: Does your child put down his gadget without tears? Is your child unable to put down his gadget without fight, tears, or yelling?...

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Rethinking How to Help Kids Lose Weight

Last updated: 10/04/2019

Although I'm a psychiatrist, I spend as much time working with children and their families on weight and other metabolic issues as I do on brain health.  Children with issues...

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