Behavioral Health: Clinical Care

Behavioral Health Clinical Care

Learn how children’s hospitals are addressing behavioral health needs on an operational level, from screening to staffing to care management.

Resources

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Kids in Crisis: Children's Hospitals Confront Behavioral Health Care Challenges

Children and adolescents across the country are facing behavioral health crisis more than ever before. Here's what five children's hospitals are ...

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Addressing Behavioral Health Needs In A Pediatric Value-Based ModelProtected content icon

Boston Children's Hospital Department of Psychiatry and its affiliated Pediatric practices (Pediatric Physicians' Organization  at Children's) have developed and implemented a layered model of care for children with behavioral health needs.

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Maternal and Infant Mental Health: Hospital-wide and Clinic IntegrationProtected content icon
August 1, 2018
Through a policy and advocacy lens, learn how Children's National Health System (CNHS) is working to integrate maternal mental health screening throughout the hospital.

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Is Your Emergency Department Prepared to Treat Mental and Behavioral Health Patients Protected content icon
May 15, 2018
An increase in children presenting with mental health disorders is straining pediatric emergency departments. This webinar explores trends in utilization by youth in psychiatric crisis and effective behavioral health management strategies.

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Screening for Postpartum Depression Helps Improve Child Health Outcomes

Education and screening are key to treating postpartum depression.

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Study Identifies Hospitalization Risk Factors for Kids with Autism

A study of children and teens with autism found risk factors that are associated with an increased likelihood of seeking inpatient psychiatric care.

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Gender Clinic Provides Multidisciplinary Approach to Care for Children and Teens

At Seattle Children's Hospital, a gender clinic provides adolescent medicine, endocrinology and emotional health services to transgender or gender ...

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Pediatric Patients with Existing Mental Health Conditions Have Longer Hospital Stays

New research shows how comorbid mental health conditions can impact a child's care in the hospital.

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Achieving Population Health Through Mental Health Integration

Mental health concerns in children and teens are unmet needs in primary care.

Discussion Group

Discuss with hospital colleagues how to manage care for children with behavioral and mental health needs. Topics include programs, staff support, cost of care and more. The new group is open to all members.

Clinician Training

New online courses through Pediatric Learning Solutions prepare clinicians working in areas where pediatric patients with psychiatric and/or behavioral health disorders may be encountered.