Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

What other treatments are there?

Some parents choose faith-based support, recreational activities, native or local healers, or nutritional plans to help with their child’s mental health concerns. Parents must find out whether these treatments have worked in the past and if they are safe. It is important to know that the service provider you choose has a good track record of working with children and demonstrates successful outcomes.

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Visit our Evidence-Based Practice Directory

KidsMentalHealthInfo.com has an evidence-based practice directory that lists mental health providers trained in popular evidence-based practices available in Connecticut for children and families with behavioral health needs. Evidence-based practices are those supported by research showing that they work for most children.