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Le Roy Conversion Disorder

When Social Media Makes Something Go Viral In Real Life

Megan Abbott | Posted 08.26.2014 | Parents
Megan Abbott

One of the greatest challenges is helping your teens gain, and maintain, perspective. We all remember the intensity of feeling as a teen, and social media means it doesn't go away with the school day ends. It's constant. It can feel like a constant assault to the senses, to feeling.

Mysterious Illness at Le Roy School: Understanding Conversion Disorders

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 09.23.2013 | Healthy Living
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

Recently, the media has burst with stories about 15 teenagers in Le Roy, N.Y., where their tic-like symptoms and uncontrolled utterances have baffled local residents, school officials and families. The NYS Department of Health has been on the scene.