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Oppositional Defiant Disorder

Why Ignoring May Backfire: Positive Alternatives for Disruptive Behavior

Jessica Minahan | Posted 02.04.2017 | Education
Jessica Minahan

Some students will stop at nothing to get attention in class. Banging on the desk, making burping sounds, making inappropriate comments - we have all experienced these tedious behaviors that stop the learning and wear down even the most dedicated and experienced teacher.

The Exhausted Child

Laurie Hollman, Ph.D. | Posted 01.18.2017 | Parents
Laurie Hollman, Ph.D.

What if you are waking up 5:30 AM because your divorced parent works, driving to the other parent's home to be greeted by a babysitter while the other...

Parents Of Mentally Ill 6-Year-Old: 'We Could No Longer Handle Him'

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 05.11.2013 | Parents

Being a mom to three children -- an 8-month-old girl and 4- and 6-year-old boys -- is stressful for anyone, but for Jennie and her husband, Jim, who o...

Drug Companies Drive the Psychiatric Drugging of Children

Dr. Peter Breggin | Posted 07.24.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Peter Breggin

The health professions would do far more good stopping the drugging of children than continuing or increasing it. Ethical professionals need to work toward removing children from psychiatric drugs.