Healthy Kids - Psychology

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Can positive parenting help prevent bad behavior?

W. Douglas Tynan, Ph.D., ABPP
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Autism assessments: What happens after an evaluation?

Carol Anne McNellis, Psy.D. and Todd Harris, Ph.D.
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ADHD and girls: It’s not what you expect

Katherine K. Dahlsgaard, Ph.D.
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Screen for depression in pregnant, postpartum

Gary A. Emmett, M.D., F.A.A.P
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For kids, prescribe this instead of using psych meds

W. Douglas Tynan, Ph.D., ABPP

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