(Taken from the Adoption Glossary)
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: A condition in which victims of overwhelming and uncontrollable experiences are subsequently psychologically affected by feelings of intense fear, loss of safety, loss of control, helplessness, and extreme vulnerability and in children the disorder involves... [more
Support for Parents and Caregivers
One of the most important parts of the healing process if for parents to realize that it is important to take care of themselves and to find the time to relax and realize that many of the feelings you have about your attachment disordered child are normal under the circumstances. You need to... Research on Child Neglect
PURPOSE The above sponsoring Institutes invite applications in response to this Program Announcement (PA) that will enhance our understanding of the etiology, extent, services, treatment, management, and prevention of child neglect. This PA is a follow-up to a 1999 Request for Applications... Facing an Unexpected Pregnancy
It can happen any time after you've made the choice to become sexually active. It can happen despite your best efforts to stay completely protected. You can be on birth control, and use a condom, it could be your first time, or after multiple partners. You can be single, or in a monogamous... Brief Overview of Anxiety Disorders
Anxiety disorders are the most common psychiatric illnesses affecting both children and adults Anxiety disorders may develop from a complex set of risk factors, including genetics, brain chemistry, personality, and life events. An estimated 19 million adult Americans suffer from anxiety...
First responders struggle with PTSD
While suicides of soldiers battling post-traumatic stress disorder have captured news headlines recently, there are calls to help paramedics and other first responders who also struggle with PTSD. Post-traumatic stress disorder to be discussed at Lifetree Cafe' in Slidell
The impact of post-traumatic stress disorder will be explored at Lifetree Café on March 9 at 10:30 a.m and March 12 at 7 p.m. Lifetree Café is located at 1340 8th St., Slidell. Lifetree Cafe website "Wounded Warriors: When War... SALINE: Lifetree Cafe to host meeting on PTSD
The impact of post-traumatic stress disorder will be explored at Lifetree Café at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the First United Methodist Church of Saline, 1200 North Ann Arbor St. For questions, contact Laura Speiran at 734-429-4730 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Report: Chris Brown Diagnosed with Bipolar and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Chris Brownis believed to be suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and bipolar disorder, according to legal documents obtained byE! News. The new information came during a hearingFridayin Los Angeles Superior Court, during which the anger management and drug rehab program Brown entered...
Disabilities and Disorders
August 11, 2008, 7:47 pm
There are many disorders and disabilities listed in children’s profiles and some of the terminology can be very confusing. This series of blogs is intended to help take some of the mystery out of the terms that you read and help you evaluate if you want to pursue a placement.
Anemia – Anemia... Advocating
April 23, 2012, 6:18 am
A couple of weeks ago we had the ARD meeting to set my son's educational plan . At the meeting, we set an uneasy goal to send "The Captain" on to kindergarten next year. I left unsettled.
As the next week or two went by, I began to worry. The Captain was struggling at school. He was... Foster and Adopted Children and Military Service
August 27, 2008, 2:47 pm
I would like nothing more for Sammy to be able to join the military when he turns 18. I do not want my child to go into battle, but the structure would be so good for him, in addition to my knowing that he has a place to live and is eating every day.
Foster and adopted children are not...
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The Lost Sufferers of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
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