30. Child and Adolescent Mental Health Policy

  1. Edilma L. Yearwood PhD, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN,
  2. Geraldine S. Pearson PhD, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN and
  3. Jamesetta A. Newland PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP, DPNAP
  1. Sally Raphel and
  2. Kathy Ann Sheehy

Published Online: 28 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118704660.ch30

Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health

Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health

How to Cite

Raphel, S. and Sheehy, K. A. (2012) Child and Adolescent Mental Health Policy, in Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health (eds E. L. Yearwood, G. S. Pearson and J. A. Newland), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118704660.ch30

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 9 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813807867

Online ISBN: 9781118704660

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Keywords:

  • Advanced practice nurses (APN);
  • Advocacy in nursing;
  • American Nurses Association (ANA);
  • American nurses association (ANA);
  • Mental health policy;
  • National Community Mental Healthcare Council (NCMHC);
  • Substance abuse and mental health services administration (SAMHSA)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Children's Rights

  • Policy Formation

  • Why Is Policy Important?

  • Timeline of Existing Policy Development

  • Child and Adolescent Mental Health Promotion

  • Collaborative Advocacy

  • Summary

  • References