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June 30, 2021

Teens with Severe Depression and Bipolar Disorder Find New Ways of Interacting

A skills-based approach for adolescents experiencing or at-risk for severe depression, bipolar disorder and psychosis. 
June 28, 2021

Can We Help Prevent Anxiety in Kids?

What if playing Red Light Green Light and Simon Says helped inoculate children against anxiety? New research by Dr. Kate Fitzgerald suggests it can.
March 11, 2021

National Implementation Science Leader, Rinad Beidas, Joins AIM Scientific Advisory Board

We had a conversation with new AIM Scientific Advisory Board member, Dr. Rinad Beidas, about her career as an implementation science researcher and where she sees the trajectory of youth…
January 13, 2021

Taking Eating Disorder Treatments Virtual

Today, the number of our young people suffering with adverse mental health conditions is at critical levels, with eating disorders being at the forefront. Virtual treatments are the new normal.
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November 11, 2020

How to have a Healthy Relationship with Social Media

Social media can be a slippery slope into spending hours mindlessly scrolling through other people's lives. Use these tips for a healthier relationship.
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October 26, 2020


Understanding. A toolkit by Madhappy x AIM. We think about understanding on three levels: understanding the issue at large, ourselves, and others.
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October 21, 2020

How to Build Mental Health Resilience

Having resilience can be an important protection from certain mental health symptoms. These strategies have proven to have a significant impact in building mental and emotional resilience.
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October 21, 2020

If you’re feeling anxious…

There is no denying, anxiety levels are through the roof in the midst of the coronavirus panic. Here are some ways to - hopefully- avoid rising levels of anxiety.
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April 1, 2020

Mental Health Resources in English and Spanish

Click here for a list of Mental Health Resources in English and Spanish.
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May 1, 2018

Dr. Katie McLaughlin’s Update on her Work Helping Teens with Stress

Exposure to stress plays a role in the development of most mental health problems.