Category: Mental Health

Podcast: Mental Health Intervention in Childhood

Oliver Wyman Health Podcast, Bryce Bach, Principal in the Health & Life Sciences practice at Oliver Wyman, chats with the Momentous Institute’s Jessica Trudeau, Executive Director, and Laura Vogel, PhD, Director of Therapeutic Services.

By Momentous Institute

Psychcentral.com: When Experts Miss Trauma in Children

It has been estimated that each year, over one million children in the United States are misdiagnosed with a mental illness that could be better explained by trauma. That’s a lot of children inaccurately being labeled with a mental illness. The problem of misdiagnosis is important. If we misdiagnose or mislabel a child with a mental illness, we run the risk of recommending or providing treatment that will potentially not alleviate or address the child’s core problems.

By Matt Leahy, Ph.D. Licensed Psychologist

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