ERIC Number: EJ606972
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Early Identification and Intervention: Head Start's Response to Mental Health Challenges.
Lopez, Michael L.; Tarullo, Louisa B.; Forness, Steven R.; Boyce, Cheryl A.
Early Education and Development, v11 n3 p265-82 May 2000
Examines the prevalence, developmental course, and predictive power of child mental health problems for young children in general and low-income, diverse populations in particular. Notes discrepancies between Head Start agency-level data, national estimates, and intensive studies of similar populations. Describes new collaborative federal initiatives to increase understanding of mental health problems in Head Start children. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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