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Do you notice your child having difficulty initiating social interactions such as maintaining eye contact, avoiding playing with other children and like to just play with themselves? Does your child engage in repetitive behavior such as lining up toys, rocking back and forth, flapping hands, making sounds? Does your child get bothered by certain sounds, […]

Read More December 02nd, 2019

Is getting your child to attend school becoming a constant fight? Children and adolescents who avoid going to school might be suffering from Generalized Anxiety Disorder.  Generalized Anxiety Disorder can be associated with fears and stressors alike and overcoming such obstacles may require professional help. Generalized Anxiety Disorder is common in older children and adolescents […]

Read More November 13th, 2019

Generalized anxiety disorder occurs across the lifespan and is defined as excessive worry on most days.  Typically generalized anxiety disorder involves worry about many areas in life, but children and adolescents are more likely to worry about school performance and family concerns more often than their peers.  In fact, school refusal may be one of […]

Read More September 17th, 2019

More than 11 million U.S. residents suffer from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), a condition formerly called Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD). Some use the terms interchangeably. This disorder strikes both males and females and is not limited to children. For the majority, it lasts a lifetime. Overview ADHD is considered a neuro-behavioral condition. It has […]

Read More December 12th, 2018

A few years ago, researchers from several universities got together and developed a study funded by the National Institute of Mental Health called the Multimodal Treatment Study of ADHD (MTA). Several of the sites were located in California, not far from Las Vegas. In the study, boys and girls ages 7-9 years were divided into […]

Read More December 12th, 2018

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