Reviewed Childhood Mental Disorders and Illnesses Government Links
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Autism Spectrum Disorders NIMH This site provides overviews of Autism Spectrum Disorders, including symptoms/diagnosis, treatment, getting help in your area, research, and additional resources. The information is very thorough, but understandable. This is a good starting point for those wanting to learn more about this class of disorders.
Tourette Syndrome MedLinePlus This site provides links to information on Tourette Syndrome including overviews, clinical trials, genetics, research, organizations, and specific information for children and teenagers. The site is very easy to navigate.
Intellectual Disability MedLinePlus This medical encyclopedia entry provides a definition of intellectual disabilities, as well as information on causes, incidence, and risk factors, symptoms, signs and tests, treatment and prognosis, complications and more. This information is very understandable.
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder MedLinePlus This site provides links to information including overviews, treatment information, coping strategies, related conditions, clinical trials, research, glossaries, organizations, statistics,and specific information for children and teenagers. The site is easy to navigate and is a great one to start with.