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This AAP clinical report reviews some of the short-term effects of maternal substance use during pregnancy and long-term implications of fetal exposure inclduing medical, psychiatric, and behavioral symptoms of children and adolescents in families affected by substance use.It provides suggestions for pediatricians, including screening families, mandated reporting requirements, and directing families to services.
Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the Lifelong Consequences of Trauma is an article from the American Academy of Pediatrics that defines ACEs, talks about the role of stress, the biology of trauma, the effect of trauma on a parent's ability and what lies ahead including several evidence-based, effective clinical treatments to call on in intervening with children who have experienced trauma and adversity, including Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy18 and Parent-Child Interactive Therapy.
… This article from the American Academy of Pediatrics notes that what happens in different stages of life is influenced by the events and experiences that precede it and can influence … behavioral science, sociology, medicine) provides child health care professionals the opportunity to reevaluate …
An infographic regarding the Amecian Opioid Crisis. Features statistics regarding the incience of opioid dependence, the impact on children, and what policies can help.
This research brief from the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluations contains findings regarding the opioid epidemic and the child welfare system. The brief addresses the results of a mixed methods study that examined caseloads, availability and use of substance treatment and the child welfare system response to the epidemic.
This resource is a white paper produced by the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation about policy levers for expanding family-centered medication assisted treatment. The white paper contains the program framework, findings from a state program scan, findings from interviews, challenges, opportunities and recommendations.
This study analyzes and compares exposures to prescription opioids among abstract children and adolescents younger than 20 years old in the United States.