Support & Resources

Child, Adolescent and Family Branch
Division of Service System Improvement
Center for Mental Health Services
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
1 Choke Cherry Road, Room 6-1035
Rockville, MD 20850
Tel: (240) 276-1887

This government organization supports the development of accessible and appropriate home- and community-based mental health services for children and adolescents with serious emotional disturbance and for their families. It offers grants to groups working in the field of children's mental health, including family members. Its Knowledge Exchange Network provides information and resources on prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation services for mental illness

The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
3615 Wisconsin Ave., N.W.,
Washington, D.C. 20016-3007
Tel: (202) 966-7300
Fax: (202) 966-2891
Conduct Disorder
Children With Oppositional Defiant Disorder - Site set up by parents of challenging children

National Mental Health Association
2001 N. Beauregard Street, 12th Floor
Alexandria, VA 22311
Tel: (703) 684-7722, Toll-free: (800) 969-NMHA (6642)
TTY: (800) 433-5959
Fax: (703) 684-5968
Conduct Disorder fact sheet