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Mayo Clinic Psychologists, Psychiatrists Available to Discuss Bullying Prevention, Tips to Identify

ROCHESTER, Minn. — September 6, 2012.  Bullying was once considered a childhood rite of passage. Today, however, bullying is recognized as a serious problem. Up to half of all children are bullied at some point during their school years, according to the American Academy of Child and Adolescent PsychiatryAmerican Academy [...]

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Minnesota, Mayo Clinic Join to Advise Primary Care Doctors on Pediatric Mental Health

ROCHESTER, Minn. — June 4, 2012.  The Minnesota Department of Human Services has entered into a two-year contract with Mayo Clinic to provide expert guidance to pediatricians and other primary care providers who prescribe psychotropic medications for children. The new service is referred to as "collaborative psychiatric consultation" and is [...]

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New Guidelines Target Childhood Aggression

ROCHESTER, Minn. — May 30, 2012.  Mayo Clinic researchers, in collaboration with other research institutions and youth mental health experts, are publishing new guidelines for primary care providers and mental health specialists to manage the common but often complex problem of childhood aggression. The goals include improving diagnosis and care [...]

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