Department of Pediatrics
Mental Health; Mental Health Services; Child
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is a national organization comprising more than 62,000 members, 66 state and local chapters, 29 national committees, 49 sections, 9 councils, and staff of approximately 400. On July 28, 2011, the AAP Mental Health Initiatives hosted a preconference on “Embracing Mental Health Care: Lessons Learned for Success” in Chicago, IL. The goal was to empower pediatricians to address the health and well-being of children and youth with mental health concerns.
J Brown and DM Keller. Embracing Mental Health Care: Learned for Success. Meeting Summary prepared for American Academy of Pediatrics. (July 28, 2011). Link to report on publisher's preconference website
Meeting Summary prepared for American Academy of Pediatrics. (July 28, 2011).
Brown, Jeffrey and Keller, David M., "Meeting Summary: Embracing Mental Health Care: Lessons Learned for Success" (2011). General Pediatrics. 16.