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Mental and Behavioral Health of Rural Children - Insights from the CDC MMWR Rural Health Series

Webinar recording details a CDC report on children with mental, behavioral, and developmental disorders (MBDD) and the differences in healthcare, family and community support available to them in both rural and urban areas. Highlights the Ben Archer Health Center that services a rural area along the U.S. border in New Mexico and discusses some of the strategies for overcoming challenges, such as language and access barriers for children with MBDD, and how those strategies can be applied to other rural areas.
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Access · Children and youth · Mental health · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data