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ERIC Number: EJ612638
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-1091-4706
Medication for the Depressed Child: Hope or Harm?
Roberts, Mary W.; Alessi, Norman
Reaching Today's Youth: The Community Circle of Caring Journal, v4 n1 p47-53 Fall 1999
Defines childhood depression and symptoms associated with its occurrence. Addresses some questions around the use of antidepressant medication in children, including its safety, how it works, who prescribes it, and whether or not there are alternatives to medicine. Provides ways treatment staff and teachers can take an active role in helping children on antidepressants. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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