Tag Archives: children

Mental Illness & Substance Abuse in Children and Teenagers

Mental illness and substance abuse in children and teenagers Substance abuse and mental health problems often seem to go together. Which begs the question, which comes first, the chicken (mental illness) or the egg (substance use)? What we have seen, is that some mental illnesses such as anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder may contribute to substance… Read More »

Center for Child and Family Traumatic Stress | Kennedy Krieger Institute

#KennedyKrieger #Pediatrics #TraumaticStress #Family Elizabeth Thompson, Director of the Center for Child and Family Traumatic Stress (CCFTS) at Kennedy Krieger Institute, provides tips to help parents detect stresses in their child and describes how CCFTS works with families to overcome trauma. Source: Youtube

How to prevent Dissociative Identity Disorder

I discuss how to prevent more children from growing up with trauma(anything that could affect a child negatively) and not receiving the help they need. I also talk about how employers might help people with Dissociative Identity Disorder(a form of complex post-traumatic stress disorder). I go into my own personal therapy journey a little as… Read More »

Why do we get Nightmares? | #aumsum

Nightmares are disturbing dreams that generate feelings of fear and anxiety, abruptly awakening us. On waking, we feel our heart pounding and can usually recollect the nightmare. Nightmares usually occur during the REM stage of sleep. Even though they are more common in children, many adults also experience them. There could be multiple reasons behind… Read More »

Child sexual abuse: Need to be listened | Pooja A Maheshwari | TEDxTaxilaBusinessSchool

“The impact of child sexual abuse can last for a lifetime.” “Depression, anxiety and post traumatic stress disorder is an inevitable part child sexual abuse.” “Let the children know the power of ‘NO’.” “Child sexual abuse is something not to be kept silent about.” Pooja is a Voluntary Educator of very sensitive topic of society… Read More »

One Minute With Adena: PTSD Awareness Month

June is Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Month. If you or someone you know is struggling with stress due to trauma they’ve experienced, please reach out for help. National Child Traumatic Stress Network (310) 235-2633 / nctsn.org National Institute of Mental Health (866) 615-6464 / nimh.nih.gov Source: Youtube

Q&A Subscriber Feedback Part 2

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Complex Trauma and its Effects on Child Development

Judith Joseph, MD, MBA, child and adolescent psychiatry fellow at the Child Study Center at NYU Langone Medical Center in New York City, interviews Arthur Becker-Weidman, PhD, director of the Center for Family Development at the Attachment-Focused Treatment Institute in western New York, about his Grand Rounds lecture on Complex Trauma and its Effects on… Read More »

Vatican admits secret, internal guidance for priests who father children

The Catholic Church is facing growing calls to address the plight of children born to priests. Many of those children suffer from depression, post-traumatic stress disorder and the pressure of keeping their lives a secret. As CBS News correspondent Roxana Saberi reports, bishops in Ireland are starting to respond. Source: Youtube