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What Is Pediatric Psychiatry?

2022-11-04T12:31:16-05:00

Pediatric psychiatry specializes in treating children and adolescents. While the psychiatrist may work with a team of other medical professionals, the primary focus of a child psychiatrist is to treat disorders related to childhood feelings, thoughts, or emotions. The psychiatrist must act in the child's best interest, but he may also consult with juvenile court [...]

What Is Pediatric Psychiatry?2022-11-04T12:31:16-05:00

Warning Signs of Mental Illness in Children

2022-06-13T13:48:59-05:00

  Being a parent is a hard job. You may wonder if the signs you are seeing in your child are just a normal phase or a sign of a mental health condition. It is far better to discuss any signs troubling you with a health care professional than to ignore them. There are many signs [...]

Warning Signs of Mental Illness in Children2022-06-13T13:48:59-05:00

Helping Children With Their Anxiety

2022-06-06T17:14:01-05:00

  If your child is anxious, then there are several things that you can do to help them. Many childhood fears are a part of the maturing process. For example, young children may have stranger anxiety while older children may be afraid of imaginary things, like monsters under the bed. Studies show that one of [...]

Helping Children With Their Anxiety2022-06-06T17:14:01-05:00

How To Help Children with Separation Anxiety

2021-10-18T17:31:43-05:00

  As much as children and parents struggled to adjust to homeschooling when the COVID pandemic started, your children may experience separation anxiety as they head back to school. You can take some simple steps that may help ease the anxiety that your child feels if they face COVID-related separation anxiety. Prepare for Separation Anxiety [...]

How To Help Children with Separation Anxiety2021-10-18T17:31:43-05:00

Identifying Depression in Adolescents

2021-09-20T10:38:31-05:00

Finding Out if a Teenager is Depressed As a parent, healthcare worker, or teacher, you will want to know when and if an adolescent is depressed. Finding out the mental state of a teenager will allow you to ensure that their mental health and well-being are restored. It will also allow you to prevent a [...]

Identifying Depression in Adolescents2021-09-20T10:38:31-05:00

School Interactions: Issues for Children with Mental Health Challenges

2020-07-31T19:05:37-05:00

Children who face challenges with their mental health often struggle with learning in school, as well as navigating the social and interpersonal interactions that take place in a traditional learning environment.   Studies have shown that 1 in 10 youth has a mental health issue severe enough to negatively affect or impair their ability to function at school, home, and within their communities. And, 1 [...]

School Interactions: Issues for Children with Mental Health Challenges2020-07-31T19:05:37-05:00

Exams are Coming! Need Help With ADHD?

2020-07-23T18:31:40-05:00

Having Trouble Concentrating? Signs and Symptoms ✅  Poor listening skills - hard time remembering conversations and following directions. ✅  Extreme distractibility - wandering attention makes it hard to stay on track. ✅  Struggling to complete tasks, even ones that seem simple. ✅  “Zoning out” without realizing it, even in the middle of a conversation. ✅  Tendency to [...]

Exams are Coming! Need Help With ADHD?2020-07-23T18:31:40-05:00

Greendale Against Bullying-What is bullying?

2022-05-26T15:54:39-05:00

Greendale Against Bullying What is Bullying? American Behavioral Clinics has partnered with Greendale Against Bullying. On March 22nd they had a rally to show the movie Bully, listen to former Packer Gilbert Brown and talk about how to defeat bullying. Dr. James Winston gave a speech to the 400 people who had come to take [...]

Greendale Against Bullying-What is bullying?2022-05-26T15:54:39-05:00

Back to School Prep for Children with ADHD

2020-06-25T17:51:34-05:00

Back to School Prep for ADHD Children The back to school season can be a hectic, stressful time for any family with children. For families with ADHD children, there is a lot more anxiety added. During the summer months, many parents choose to give children time away from medication therapy, often only maintaining behavioral health [...]

Back to School Prep for Children with ADHD2020-06-25T17:51:34-05:00