Mental Health: Child

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5 Year Old in Trouble!

Hi Moms, I am writing again regarding my daughter who is five and started K5 this year. If you read the previous post this is a continuance of that one. My daughter is not doing any better in K5. I spoke to another mom who is our neighbor and has a child in the same class and this mother has been in the classroom more than once and shared with me last weekend that she observed my daughter having difficulties in class. She said my daughter seemed very distracted, not focused, not interacting much with the other kids, being called down for...

Anxiety

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Pregnant Mother with Anxiety and Panic Disorder

I am pregnant with my first child, though a surprise, a blessing! I have dealt with anxiety and panic dosorder for most of my life and am wondering if anyone else has dealt with this while being pregnant and going through labor and delivery. My daily anxiety is controlled with counseling and medication, but I have never been able to handle needles, blood, doctors/dentist offices, and HOSPITALS! Most of my doctors and other medical professional chalk it up to "all first time mothers feel this way." It is definitely a mix of first time...

Bi-Polar Disorder

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Questions About Bi-Polar

I have an 8yr old boy who was diagnosed with ADHD when he was just 4 years old, and his pediatrician said that we may need to watch out for bi-polar in him. I have no clue as to what the signs are. I hear that people with it can be happy one minute and depressed or angry the next. In school he has had a bad last few weeks, where he will start out being good, listening and being helpful, and then later will immediately become to where he doesnt want to listen, become angry, and also very defiant. Please if there is anybody out there that...

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Bi-polar in Children.

My 8 year old grandson has been diaignosed with possible Bi-polar disorder. ...

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Teen with Bi-Polar

I have a 14 year old son that has been daignos with Bi-Polar.He been...

Depression

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6 Year Old Boy/ ADHD

My 6 year old boy is loving, caring, sweet and smart but is having a lot of issues in Kindergarten with focus, consentration and aggressive behavior that seems to be escalating. Has anyone tried an herbal formula (synaptol) vs. drugs. I am desperately looking for the right thing to help my son.

Obsessive Compulsive Disorders

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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

We think my son has obsessive compulsive disorder. we are waiting to see a specialist. In the meantime, I am trying to learn more about it. Any input would be appreciated. Thanks. He is 7 1/2.