Child Trauma

For Low-Income Youth in California, Much is Promised But Little Received with Mental Health Services

 Adela Carranco was just 11 years old when her mother discovered she was planning to kill herself. Her suicidal intentions were tapped out in cold detail on her cell phone, from options for ending her […]

Child Trauma

Good Health Starts With Smart Screening

Imagine if a few quick questions at your child’s next check-up could unlock the door to your child having improved success in school and work, stronger personal relationships, and a healthier, happier, longer life. What […]

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Thousands of Juvenile Justice-Involved Youth in California May Be Eligible for Community-Based Mental Health Treatment

As many as 70 percent of young people involved in the juvenile justice system may have a serious mental health condition. But only 8 percent of these youth received treatment within six months after entering detention. […]