Reviewed Child & Adolescent Development: Overview Associations Links
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The nation's largest ADD organization. This site contains great information on ADD and it is updated frequently. It also is unique in providing information about disability issues in the legislature. A great resource for those interested in policy.
American Academy of Pediatrics
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is a professional organization for pediatricians dedicate their efforts and resources to the health, safety and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults. Primarily of interest to professionals, this website has sections on continuing education, advocacy, news, and research publications.
National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Provides information and referrals on fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS). Offers free packet of information. The website provides extensive list of articles on FAS and related topics, as well as resources for more information.
Developmental Delay Resources
A national, nonprofit organization dedicated to meeting the needs of those working with children who have developmental delays in sensory motor, language, social, and emotional areas. It supports and publicizes research into determining identifiable factors that would put a child at risk. Another purpose of the DDR is to maintain a registry of children, tracking possible trends in developmental delays. Frequently updated.
The Soho Center
Working under a grant from the Kellogg Foundation, the Center is working to enhance the quality of family child care including media outreach, children's literacy and health and the REACH and CHILD/2000 initiatives. Products, projects, and programs are clearly presented to the reader.