Formed in 2022, the Council on Healthy Mental and Emotional Development supports the AAP’s strategic focus of addressing the mental health needs of infants, children, adolescents, and families.


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Mental Health Initiatives
A collection of resources to support healthy mental development of infants, children, adolescents, young adults, and families.

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