Use child and adolescent research to evaluate the impact of a mental health issue on children’s or adolescents’ development.

Mental Health Issues
Focus on at least one child or adolescent mental health issue (such as anxiety or depression) that impacts development. Use child and adolescent research to evaluate the impact of a mental health issue on children’s or adolescents’ development.

Response Guidelines
In responding to other learners, comment on policies and mental health issues similar to or different from those described in your own post. Comment on these policies and issues by asking questions and expanding on the research and media sources you find. Respond to comments made by at least two learners. Your responses to other learners are expected to be substantive in nature and to reference the assigned readings, as well as other theoretical, empirical, or professional literature to support your views and writings.