45) See AACAP
Practice Parameter, supra note 24, at 904 (2007) ("Immediate-release stimulant medications have the disadvantage that they must be taken two to three times per day to control ADHD symptoms throughout the day.
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However, as discussed above, a thorough individualized assessment that results in the identification of target symptoms and areas of impairment is an essential process in the effective care of children with ADHD (Pliszka & AACAP
Work Group on Quality Issues, 2007).
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Recognizing the urgent need to resolve controversies involving the methods used to test treatments for child and adolescent bipolar disorder, the AACAP
gathered together a group of experts, including psychiatrists and pharmaceutical industry representatives, to devise appropriate methods for designing clinical trials.
is a medical membership association established by child and adolescent psychiatrists in 1954.
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policy, released April 15, opposes marijuana legalization while supporting initiatives aimed at increasing awareness of marijuana's effects on adolescents and improving access to evidence-based treatment, rather than focusing on criminal charges for adolescent users.
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The partnership between parents and teachers must be supported, not hindered," said AACAP
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