United Parents provides resources to empower, strengthen and supports parents who have children with mental health, emotional, and behavioral disorders.
Did you know . . .
....Four million children and adolescents in this country suffer from a serious mental disorder that causes significant functional impairments at home, at school and with peers.
....Of children ages 9 to 17, 21% have a diagnosable mental or addictive disorder that causes at least minimal impairment. Each year, only 20% of children with mental disorders are identified and receive mental health services.
….Suicide is the third leading cause of death in youth ages 15 to 24. Over 90% of children and adolescents who commit suicide have a mental disorder.
….Approximately 50% of students age 14 and older who are living with a mental illness drop out of high school. This is the highest drop out rate of any disability group.
….Youth with unidentified and untreated mental disorders tragically end up in jails and prisons with 65% of boys and 75% of girls in juvenile detention having at least one mental illness.
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Camarillo, CA 93012