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National Research Council (US) and Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on the Prevention of Mental Disorders and Substance Abuse Among Children, Youth, and Young Adults: Research Advances and Promising Interventions; O'Connell ME, Boat T, Warner KE, editors. Preventing Mental, Emotional, and Behavioral Disorders Among Young People: Progress and Possibilities. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2009.

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Preventing Mental, Emotional, and Behavioral Disorders Among Young People: Progress and Possibilities.

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Acronyms

ABCD

Assuring Better Child Health and Development

ABFM

American Board of Family Medicine

ACF

Administration for Children and Families of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

ACGME

Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education

ADAMHA

Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration, the predecessor to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

ADHD

attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

AHRQ

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

AILS

American Indian Life Skills Program

AIM

awareness, intervention, and methodology

AMERSA

Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse

ASPE

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

ATP

Adolescent Transitions Program

AUD

alcohol use disorder

CAPT

Regional Centers for the Application of Prevention Technologies of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

CBA

cost-benefit analysis

CBPR

community-based participatory research

CBT

cognitive-behavioral therapy

CD

conduct disorder

CDC

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

CDISC

Computerized Diagnostic Interview Schedule for Children

CEA

cost-effectiveness analysis

CHAMP

Chicago HIV Adolescent Mental Health Program, renamed the Collaborative HIV Adolescent Mental Health Program when expanded beyond Chicago

CHAMP-SA

Collaborative HIV Adolescent Mental Health Program, South Africa

CMHS

Center for Mental Health Services of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

CMS

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

CPC

Child-Parent Centers

CRISP

Computer Retrieval of Information on Scientific Projects of the National Institutes of Health

CSAP

Center for Substance Abuse Prevention of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

CTC

Communities That Care

DALY

disability-adjusted life year

DBD

disruptive behavior disorders

DHA

docosahexaenoic acid

DSM-IV

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 4th Edition

ED

U.S. Department of Education

EIFC

Early Intervention Foster Care

EPA

eicosapentaenoic acid

EPSDT

Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic, and Treatment

ESOL

English for Speakers of Other Languages

FY

fiscal year

GBG

Good Behavior Game

GSMS

Great Smoky Mountains Study

HFA

Healthy Families America

HFNY

Healthy Families New York

HHS

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

HRSA

Health Resources and Services Administration of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

ICD-9

International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, 9th Edition

IDEA

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act

IES

Institute of Education Sciences of the U.S. Department of Education

IOM

Institute of Medicine

LIFT

Linking Interests of Families and Teachers project

LST

Life Skills Training Program

MCHB

Maternal and Child Health Bureau of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

MDE

major depressive episode

MEB

mental, emotional, and behavioral

MI

motivational interviewing

MPP

Midwestern Prevention Program

MTF

Monitoring the Future

MTFC

multidimensional treatment foster care

NAMHC

National Advisory Mental Health Council

NASHP

National Academy of State Health Policy

NBP

New Beginnings Program

NCAST

Nursing Child Assessment Satellite Training

NCLB

No Child Left Behind Act of 2001

NCS

National Comorbidity Survey

NCS-R

National Comorbidity Survey-Replication

NECON

New England Coalition for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

NFP

Nurse-Family Partnership

NHANES

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

NHIS

National Health Interview Survey

NIAAA

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

NICHD

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

NIDA

National Institute on Drug Abuse

NIH

National Institutes of Health of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

NIJ

National Institute of Justice of the U.S. Department of Justice

NIMH

National Institute of Mental Health

NRC

National Research Council

NREPP

National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

NSDUH

National Survey on Drug Use and Health

ODD

oppositional defiant disorder

OJJDP

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention of the U.S. Department of Justice

PALS

Positive Attitudes Toward Learning in Schools

PATHS

Promoting Alternative Thinking Strategies

POP

Penn Optimism Program

PPN

Promising Practices Network

PPP

Penn Prevention Program

PROSPER

PROmoting School-community-university Partnerships to Enhance Resilience

PRP

Penn Resiliency Program

PSMG

Prevention Science and Methodology Group

PTC

Parenting Through Change

PTSD

posttraumatic stress disorder

PUP

Prohibition of Youth Possession, Use, or Purchase of Tobacco

QALY

quality-adjusted life year

SAMHSA

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

SBD

sleep-related breathing disorder

SCHIP

State Children’s Health Insurance Program

SDB

sleep-disordered breathing

SDFS

Safe and Drug-Free Schools Program of the U.S. Department of Education

SEL

social and emotional learning

SFP

Strengthening Families Program

SPR

Society for Prevention Research

SSDP

Seattle Social Development Program

SS/HS

Safe Schools Healthy Students Program of the U.S. Departments of Health and Human Services, Education, and Justice

TANF

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families

TLFB

Timeline Follow Back Interview

TPRCs

Transdisciplinary Prevention Research Centers of the National Institute on Drug Abuse

Triple P

Positive Parenting Program

USPHS

U.S. Public Health Service

WHO

World Health Organization

WIC

Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children

WISC-R

Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, Revised

YRBSS

Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System

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