Why Am I In Family Therapy?

why am I in family therapy

Click here for more articles, games and book reviews for children and adolescents interested in understanding mental health issues. Your older … [Read more...]

Intellectually Gifted Women

gifted women

What Happened to All the Gifted Girls? What happens to intellectually gifted girls when they grow up? Do they go on to have brilliant careers? Do … [Read more...]

Is competition motivating or crushing?

When I was in medical school, one of my professors said that you knew that a person had conquered his own narcissistic problems when he could enjoy … [Read more...]

Diabetes, Depression and Stress

Depression is not generally listed as a complication of diabetes. However, it can be one of the most common and dangerous complications. The rate of … [Read more...]

Depression in Children and Adolescents

childhood depression

Childhood and adolescent depression increased dramatically in the past forty to fifty years. The average age of onset has fallen. During childhood the … [Read more...]

Medications for Adults with ADHD

It had long appeared that the medication situation for AD/HD was reversed from that of other psychiatric conditions. For other conditions, … [Read more...]

The High Cost of ADHD

High Cost of ADHD

A study published in 2001 in JAMA, The Journal of the American Medical Association, indicated that children with AD/HD were more likely to need … [Read more...]

Girls, Women and Attention Deficit Disorder

Girls & Women with ADHD

Girls and Women are Under Diagnosed The DSM-IV estimates that the ratio of boys with ADHD to girls was 4:1. For those in actual treatment in clinics, … [Read more...]

Gifted Student with ADD

Student with ADHD

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Dining Out with The Kids

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Food and Whine: Dining Out With Your Children Click here for more articles, games and book reviews for children and adolescents interested in … [Read more...]

What Makes a Good Joke?

Fair Humor Did you hear the one about...? Some people tell a joke and everybody laughs. Other jokes go flat or even make people mad. How do you … [Read more...]

Taking Your ADD To College

Most teens with AD/HD can remember how they struggled to get along in school. You used tutoring, medication, tape recorders, and plain hard work to … [Read more...]