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Chapter 2 Epidemiology of Mental Disorders in Girls and Female Adolescents

@inproceedings{Warner2010Chapter2E,
  title={Chapter 2 Epidemiology of Mental Disorders in Girls and Female Adolescents},
  author={Lynn Alice Warner and Cynthia L. Bott},
  year={2010}
}
Childhood and adolescence are critical periods for the early identification of psychiatric symptoms and prevention of many mental disorders, including disruptive behavior, mood, and anxiety disorders. Substantial evidence is accumulating from longitudinal birth cohort studies and nationally representative surveys to suggest that there are developmental trajectories of psychiatric problems, many of which onset at young ages. Consequently, effective interventions during early life stages have the… 

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