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Preventing mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders among young people : progress and possibilities / Committee on Prevention of Mental Disorders and Substance Abuse Among Children, Youth, and Young Adults: Research Advances and Promising Interventions ; Mary Ellen O’Connell, Thomas Boat, and Kenneth E. Warner, editors ; Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education.
Rev. ed. of: Reducing risks for mental disorders. 1994.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 978-0-309-12674-8 (hardcover) — ISBN 978-0-309-12675-5 (pdf) 1. Mental illness—Prevention—Research—Government policy—United States. 2. Mental health promotion—Research—Government policy—United States. 3. Mental illness—United States—Prevention. 4. Mental health promotion—United States. I. O’Connell, Mary Ellen. II. Boat, Thomas F. III. Warner, Kenneth E., 1947- IV. Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee on Prevention of Mental Disorders and Substance Abuse Among Children, Youth, and Young Adults: Research Advances and Promising Interventions. V. National Research Council (U.S.). Board on Children, Youth, and Families. VI. Reducing risks for mental disorders.
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Suggested citation: National Research Council and Institute of Medicine. (2009). Preventing Mental, Emotional, and Behavioral Disorders Among Young People: Progress and Possibilities. Committee on the Prevention of Mental Disorders and Substance Abuse Among Children, Youth, and Young Adults: Research Advances and Promising Interventions. Mary Ellen O’Connell, Thomas Boat, and Kenneth E. Warner, Editors. Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.