Editorial: The Alliance of Mental Health and Education Regarding the Needs for Services for the Young Itzhak Levav, Ivonne Mansbach-Kleinfeld, Anneke Ifrah, Rachel Erhard, Cendrine Bursztein, Daphna Levinson, Ilana Farbstein Ziev, and Alan Apter  p.242


The Israel Survey of Mental Health among Adolescents:Aims and Methods Ivonne Mansbach-Kleinfeld, Daphna Levinson, Ilana Farbstein, Alan Apter, Itzhak Levav, Rasim Kanaaneh, Nechama Stein, Rachel Erhard, Hava Palti, Razek Khwaled, and Alexander M. Ponizovsky  p.244


Postpartum Depression:A Chronicle of Health Policy Development Saralee Glasser  p.254


Guardianship Appointment: Current Status in Israel Yuval Melamed, Lili Yaron-Melamed and Jeremia Heinik  p.260


Health-related Quality of Life Two Years after Injury Due to Terrorism Maya Tuchner, Zeev Meiner, Shula Parush, and Adina Hartman-Maeir  p.269  


Combat Exposure, Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms and Risk-Taking Behavior in Veterans of the Second Lebanon War Vlad Svetlicky, Zahava Solomon, Rami Benbenishty, Ofir Levi, and Gadi Lubin  p.276


The Relationship between Type of Insurance, Time Period and Length of Stay in Psychiatric Hospitals: The Israeli Case Ehud Bodner, Amiram Sarel, Omri Gilat, and Iulian Iancu  p.284


Self-estimation of Performance Time versus Actual Performance Time in Older Adults with Suspected Mild Cognitive Impairment: A Clinical Perspective Jeremia Heinik and Liat Ayalon  p.291


Male Genital Self-mutilation as a Psychotic Solution Erol Ozan, Erdem Deveci, Meltem Oral, Esra Yazıcı and İsmet Kırpınar  p.297


Predictors of Cumulative Length of Psychiatric Inpatient Stay Over One Year: A National Case Register Study Yaacov Lerner and Nelly Zilber  p.304


Diagnosing ADHD in Israeli Adults: The Psychometric Properties of the Adult ADHD Self Report Scale (ASRS) in Hebrew Ada H. Zohar and Hani Konfortes  p.308