The ASAP Center is a partner in the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN). We promote treatments that reduce the risk of serious health and behavioral health problems in youth. Learn more about these approaches below.
Video series on mental health developed by the American Academy of Pediatrics features Dr. Joan Asarnow, Center Director, addressing questions about how to evaluate and manage suicide risk in pediatric practice. This Mental Health Minute Video Series is designed to provide education to support pediatricians as they care for children and youth. The series aims to improve knowledge and skills during the current national crisis and in the future. https://services.aap.org/en/patient-care/mental-health-minute/suicide/. Also see brief fact sheet.
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