Mental Health Policies
Select at least one mental health policy or piece of legislation that is relevant today for children or adolescents. Consider how policy, legislation, or a current proposal impacts this health issue. Discuss the impact of this policy or legislation on overall child or adolescent development.
Use child and adolescent research to evaluate this policy or legislative influence. Respond to the discussion by referencing at least one reputable media source. Response Guidelines
In responding to other learners, comment on policies and mental health issues similar to or different from those described in your own post. Comment on these policies and issues by asking questions and expanding on the research and media sources you find. Respond to comments posted by at least two learners. Your responses are expected to be substantive in nature and to reference the assigned readings, as well as other theoretical, empirical, or professional literature to support your views and writings.