Department of Health and Human Services

New Video in TAG Talks Series: Adolescent-Centered Health Care: The Mount Sinai Model

This video series addresses the growing understanding that adolescents and young adults need healthcare that is geared specifically to their needs, and is distinct from services provided to adults or young children.

Report: DSM-5 Changes — Implications for Child Serious Emotional Disturbance

This report describes the differences between the DSM-IV and DSM-5 diagnostic criteria that could affect national estimates of childhood serious emotional disturbance.

Resource: Youth Program Sustainability

This video series, developed by Youth MOVE, provides tips for youth-serving professionals who want to ensure youth programming has a long-lasting impact. 

Report: Supporting Families Impacted by Incarceration — A Dialogue with Experts

This report is the outcome of a meeting that convened national child welfare experts on families impacted by incarceration. 

Resource: Adolescent Development Explained

This web section explains the five domains of adolescent development and the changes that are a normal and necessary part of adolescence.

Resource: The Real Cost Campaign

This campaign addresses the “cost-free” mentality among youth around the use of e-cigarettes. The FDA expanded its award-winning “The Real Cost” campaign to educate the nearly 10.7 million youth aged 12-17 who have ever used e-cigarettes or are open to trying them about the potential risks of e-cigarette use.