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Mental Health Resource Guide

Comparing ADHD to Severe Irritability in Children
National Institutes of Health, Protocol #: 02-M-0021
Study describes moods and behaviors through interviews, research testing and brain scans. One to ten visits for eligible children ages 8-17 with an ADHD diagnosis. 301-496-8381, TTY: 1-866-411-1010. ,, 301-496-8381.

Healthy Kids Research Study
National Institue of Mental Health, Protocol #: 01-M-0192
Healthy Children ages-8 to 17 can help scientists understand the mind. This 12-week outpatient research study at NIH in Bethesda, MD, investigages how the brain changes during computer-based training tasks and how breathing patterns and emotions are related in healthy children. Procedures include psychological interviews, a physical exam, lab work and brain scans. Compensation is provided. 301-827-1340, TTY: 1-866-411-1010. ,,

NIH Research Study: Anxious Child
National Institue of Mental Health, Protocol #: 01-M-0192
Is your 8-17 year-old child anxious? Join an NIH research study on brain functioning. Outpatient visits may include interviews, physical, computer tasks, brain imaging and choice of CBT or treament medication or a combination of both, over 12-week/sessions. Compensation provided. 1-301-827-1340, TTY: 1-866-411-1010. ,,

NIH Research Study: Severe Irritability in Youth
National Institue of Mental Health, Protocol #: 02-M-0021, 15-M-0182
Studies are enrolling children ages 8-17 to evaluate research treatments. If eligible, offered a diagnostic assessment and/or non-drug treatment options. 1-301-496-8381, TTY: 1-866-411-1010. ,,

Quince Orchard Psychotherapy
Licensed clinicians providing therapy, psychological testing and medication management services to all age groups. In network with most major health insurances. Locations in Rockville and Frederick, MD. , 240-750-6467.

The Treatment & Learning Centers (TLC)
Why TLC for counseling? Individual, family and group counseling sessions with a licensed therapist can help children reduce the symptoms of anxiety or depression, develop better self-esteem, learn new coping skills, improve skills and learn how to communicate more effecively. 301-424-5200, ext. 306.,