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How to Deal with a Difficult, Rebellious Child

When Mary walked into my office for her therapy appointment, she wasn’t a happy camper. When I asked her what was going on, she said she was furious at her daughter, Alice, who’s seven. 785 more words

Doris Wild Helmering

When Your Child's Mental Health Isn't Healthy

I have seen my share of ups and downs with mental illness over the years. From battling my own demons with things like anxiety and panic disorders, to more severe forms of mental illness, I have seen and experienced first hand the emotional and mental toll these illnesses can have on a person. 835 more words

On Raising a Difficult Child

Oh I really don’t want to label D. But I must be honest. He’s difficult. With a capital D. He’s 16 and his favorite word remains “No.” Easy-going, laid back, lassie faire ….yeah so not D. 258 more words

Autism

A male child aged 10 years was diagnosed with autism 5 years back met our Vaidya for consultation, over the month of march 2016. The child was presenting the following symptoms. 568 more words

Kids, neurology and chilli plant seeds.

You get the kid you are given.

People arrive already pre-loaded with a personality and a neurology.

You can encourage happiness and health, vigour and vitality, but essentially you are working with the piece of marble in front of you. 309 more words

Diary

WTF

So I’m starting this as my kiddo and I start a new chapter.

Last Friday, she covered herself with a Mary Kay lip gloss all over her arms and legs so she could be glittery and sparkly.   2,116 more words

10 Minute Solution: Counseling a Difficult Youngster (Dr. James Sutton)

Every counselor, clinician or therapist knows of the challenge of working with a youngster that is determined to be uncooperative and resistant. Here’s a strategy that can get things started; it come from… 500 more words
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