The Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
The child and adolescent psychiatrist is a Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy who specializes in the diagnosis and, if indicated, the treatment of disorders of thinking, feeling and/or behavior affecting children, adolescents, and their families. A child and adolescent psychiatrist offers...
Behavioral Disorders: Focus on Change - ERIC Digest
Focus on Behaviors That Need to Be Changed Students who are referred to as having "conduct disorders" and students who are referred to as having "emotional disabilities," "behavioral disorders," "serious emotional disturbances," or "emotional and behavioral disorders" have two common elements... Educating Students with Emotional/Behavioral Disorders
Introduction This bibliography is one of several available from NICHCY on the subject of educating students with disabilities. See also: Educating Students with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD); and Educating Students with Learning Disabilities. NICHCY also offers a News Digest... Children with Oppositional Defiant Diorder
All children are oppositional from time to time, particularly when tired, hungry, stressed or upset. They may argue, talk back, disobey, and defy parents, teachers, and other adults. Oppositional behavior is often a normal part of development for two to three year olds and early adolescents....
What Is a Rage?
January 29, 2008, 4:43 pm
Iíve certainly been angry before but Iíve never raged. I didnít even know that people raged until Iíd lived with ragers. The phenomenon is shocking; itís a full blown temper tantrum with kicking, screaming, punching and hitting for hours at a time.
My first rager was barely three years old. ... Bryan Sirchio
September 27, 2008, 8:53 pm
Bryan is a good friend of our church and has nothing to do with adoption except that he was able to reach my son.
Bryan is a Christian musician who has played at our church many times, as well as different venues across the country. Bryan has a song called ďThe Cold Shower TreatmentĒ that has... Preschoolers Who Donít respond to ADHD Medication
November 12, 2007, 6:00 am
Preschoolersí age 3 to 5 years, who are diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD), as well as a another disorder, such as oppositional defiant disorder (ODD), conduct disorder, or an anxiety disorder probably wonít respond to treatment with the stimulant methylphenidate. PATS...