How pediatric teams are working to improve diagnosis and treatment of somatic symptom and related disorders in the hospital setting.
Pediatric Psychiatric Treatment
One hospital reports significant increase in medical admissions among adolescents with existing or newly developed eating disorders during pandemic.
Most opted for video, but the future of virtual mental health visits is less certain due to reimbursement.
Study: 1 in 7 children and teens have at least one treatable mental health disorder; treatment and prevalence rates vary considerably by state.
A psychiatrist and scientist describes what he’s observed in both the animals he studies and the traumatized children he treats.