Caring for Children With ADHD: A Practical Resource Toolkit for Clinicians, 3rd edition. Most children with ADHD have their first encounter for care within their primary clinician’s practice—their “medical home.” These tools help you prepare for that encounter and beyond: readying your staff, screening, diagnosis, treatment, ongoing follow-up, and negotiating insurance payments for every step your patients need.
Bright Futures Tool and Resource Kit, 2nd Edition. The indispensable companion to the most current edition of the Bright Futures Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children and Adolescents, the national standard for well-child care. These updated forms and materials relate to preventive health supervision and health screening for infants, children, and adolescents.
News & Resources
New! AAP Video Series: “Asking for a Friend” Mental Health Series
The AAP has released the first video, about self-harm, in its "Asking for a Friend" mental health series aimed at teens. There will be 12 videos in the series, and others will address depression, anxiety, eating disorders, and other topics. The AAP will be releasing the videos each week as part of a mental health project with YouTube.
Caring for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Practical Resource Toolkit for Clinicians, 3rd edition. Primary care providers play an important role in helping children on the autism spectrum get the assistance and services they need. Use these fact sheets and family handouts to enhance your comfort with applying new diagnostic criteria, addressing common issues, and incorporating culturally appropriate care into your workflow.
Addressing Mental Health Concerns in Pediatrics: A Practical Resource Toolkit for Clinicians, 2nd edition. All clinicians working with children and adolescents must be prepared to be a first-line advocate when mental health concerns arise. The tools in this collection align with the all-new AAP Mental Health Competencies for Pediatric Practice, giving you convenient access to core content, forms, screening and assessment resources, and all-new videos demonstrating conversation techniques firsthand.