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.

National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. Parents can help their children get off to a healthy start by limiting sugar sweetened beverages, reducing screen time and getting kids to increase their physical activities. Please read this interesting bulletin from the CT Department of Public Health.

To go directly to the e-bulletin, click on this link: Final Fall e-Bulletin 2016

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.