CRANBURY, NJ, Dec. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Contemporary Pediatrics® and Psychiatric Times™ are pleased to announce a joint Strategic Alliance Partnership (SAP) with the REACH Institute. This partnership will enable the three entities to raise national awareness about the pediatric mental health crisis facing our country and further showcase those of their programs, platforms and resources that benefit healthcare providers, behavioral specialists, hospital systems, schools and families.
“We are pleased to announce this joint initiative of two of our brands and The REACH Institute,” said Mike Hennessy Jr., president and CEO of MJH Life Sciences™, the parent company of Contemporary Pediatrics® and Psychiatric Times™. “The REACH Institute’s mission is directly aligned with the efforts and goals of Contemporary Pediatrics® and Psychiatric Times™, making for an excellent partnership.”
“We are excited to begin our work with the MJH Life Sciences™ brands Contemporary Pediatrics® and Psychiatric Times™,” said Lisa Hunter Romanelli, PhD, CEO of The REACH Institute. “Through our new Strategic Alliance Partnership, we will continue our mission to ensure the most effective, scientifically proven mental health care reaches all children and families.”
The REACH Institute is a non-profit organization that has been committed to improving the mental health of children since 2006. Currently, 1 in 5 children have mental health problems and only 20% get the help they need. The REACH Institute’s response to this crisis has been training intensive, ongoing and effective training for thousands of pediatricians, general practitioners, nurses, child psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, school personnel and parents to better diagnose, treat, and manage mental health problems in children and adults. More trained caregivers mean better access to mental health care for hundreds of thousands of families in need.
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About Contemporary Pediatrics®
Contemporary Pediatrics® provides pediatricians with timely, reliable and practical information to improve their care for patients. The multimedia platform includes relevant clinical and peer-reviewed articles, summarized guideline updates, case studies, and sensible practice management tips that can be implemented immediately. Contemporary Pediatrics® is a brand of MJH Life Sciences™.
About Psychiatric Times™
Psychiatric Times is a multimedia platform that provides current, clinical and practical advanced content for clinicians and allied health providers. As the voice of psychiatry, Psychiatric Times provides content written by and for physicians and mental health professionals. Psychiatric Times is a brand of MJH Life Sciences™.
About the REACH Institute
The REACH Institute is a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to ensuring the most effective, scientifically proven mental health care reaches all children and families. REACH provides training to thousands of primary care providers, therapists and healthcare facilities in the best evidence-based therapies to better diagnose, treat and manage mental health problems in children and adults. More trained caregivers mean better access to mental health care for hundreds of thousands of families in need.
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SOURCE Contemporary pediatrics; Psychiatric Times