The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 1 in 5 children have a mental, emotional, or behavioral disorder. Of these impacted children only 1 in 5 may receive care from a specialized mental health care provider. Minority and uninsured children are even less likely to obtain services.
Mental health refers to one’s emotional, social, to psychological well-being. Mental health care consists of the management and treatment of anxiety, depression, and so many others.
Collaborative support for the treatment of ADHD, anxiety, depression, and more.
“Coach-Approach” behavioral parent training program.
Structured sleep training and medication reduction program.
Empowerment program to raise consciousness and unleash potential.
The main advantage is that this model puts the patient first and allows for direct access and time with the physician. It also provides awareness of service costs without hidden fees or insurance company barriers.
Dr. Anguiano is a board-certified pediatrician specializing in behavioral health and the treatment of mental health disorders.