• antisocial behavior
  • As an indicator of adult problems including alcoholism, divorce and incarceration, childhood antisocial behavior was found in the data to be a more accurate indicator than factors such as social class, family background, and childhood fears. (wikipedia.org)
  • ADHD
  • He also was diagnosed with Obssesive Compulsive Disorder, a tic disorder and ADHD. (medhelp.org)
  • In the book, 'The ADD/ ADHD Answer book,' by Susan Ashley, she states that 33% of the kids with ADHD also have ODD. (medhelp.org)
  • Children who suffer from ADHD are incapable of sitting still, plan ahead, finish allotted tasks, or be conscious of the things happening around them. (umuccf.org)
  • A child with ADHD will not show strange behavior constantly. (umuccf.org)
  • ADHD and other similar conditions are believed to be linked to sub-performance of the dopamine and norepinephrine functions in the brain, primarily in the prefrontal cortex, responsible for executive function (e.g., reasoning, inhibiting behaviors, organizing, problem solving, planning, etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • Children with ADHD who use stimulant medications generally have better relationships with peers and family members, generally perform better in school, are less distractible and impulsive, and have longer attention spans. (wikipedia.org)
  • People with ADHD have an increased risk of substance use disorders, and stimulant medications reduce this risk. (wikipedia.org)
  • Researchers have also found that while CWPT may increase the positive social interactions of students with ADHD during the tutoring, it does not necessarily affect their social behavior in other settings. (wikipedia.org)
  • adults
  • He may avoid a lot of playground activities - kids with germ fears will view the playground the way some adults view the subway: it's gross. (childmind.org)
  • The Circle of Courage provides the philosophical foundation for the work of Reclaiming Youth International (RYI), a 501(c)(3) non-profit company dedicated to helping adults better serve children and youth who are in emotional pain from conflict in the family, school, community, peer groups or with self. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kids Who Outwit Adults by John Seita & Larry Brendtro. (wikipedia.org)
  • Practical Examination of Personality and Behavior Disorders: Adults and Children. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Child Mania Rating Scale (CMRS) was created as a complement already existing measures like the Altman Self-Rating Mania Scale and the Young Mania Rating Scale, which were formulated for adults. (wikipedia.org)
  • communities
  • These evidence-based principles are being employed in education, treatment, juvenile justice, social service, youth development, and faith-based settings as described in a recent book with contributions from over 30 international leaders in transforming children, families, communities, and organizations. (wikipedia.org)
  • problems
  • For instance, trying to figure out where the plant will fit best in the yard presents very little pressure leading to few problems with child behavior disorders. (parentingteens.com)
  • Gordon, 2000) is a computer-based intervention approach designed to prevent and treat disruptive behavior problems that often co-occur with drug abuse. (sbir.gov)
  • NaturalNews) Researchers have found a link between dental fillings made using bisphenol A, otherwise known as BPA, and behavior and emotional problems in children. (naturalnews.com)
  • Parents can make therapy more successful for their children because when kids are treated on their own, the lessons may be hard for them to apply in the settings where they have behavior problems, like home, school or the playground, said Ricardo Eiraldi, a researcher in pediatric psychology at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine in Philadelphia. (reuters.com)
  • With the realization that the child is or may be FASD, parents are sometimes tempted to assign all behavior problems to the FASD. (come-over.to)
  • While it is good to keep in mind that the primary basis for behavior problems is the organic brain damage, it is also healthy to look at additional factors that can also be working against the child. (come-over.to)
  • As a result of behavior disorders, there can be emotional problems, substance abuse or family difficulties. (umuccf.org)
  • If the child is left untreated, he will start to identify with other children of his age who are also having behavior problems. (umuccf.org)
  • Troubled Children and Youth: Turning Problems into Opportunities by Larry Brendtro & Mary Shahbazian. (wikipedia.org)
  • This text accompanies RAP training which provides practical training on connecting with youth in conflict, clarifying problems and challenges, and restoring harmony. (wikipedia.org)
  • Larry Brendtro with Lesley du Toit of South Africa developed Response Ability Pathways (RAP) to enable all who work with youth to respond to needs rather than react to problems. (wikipedia.org)
  • psychiatric
  • He was on the DSM IV subcommittee on learning disorders with the American Psychiatric Association from 1988-1994 and received a Best Article of the Year Award from this association. (wikipedia.org)
  • During her career at Washington University, Robins was recognized as a leader in research into psychiatric epidemiology, the study of the root causes of mental disorders in a population-wide sense. (wikipedia.org)
  • Her major study on the subject was published in 1966 under the title, "Deviant Children Grown Up: A Sociological and Psychiatric Study of Sociopathic Personality. (wikipedia.org)
  • This work would shape the later diagnosis of Antisocial Personality Disorder, and Robins would sit on the American Psychiatric Association's DSM committee which decided upon it. (wikipedia.org)
  • Robins also served on the editorial boards of numerous journals, including Criminal Behavior and Mental Health, Epidemiologia e Psichiatria Sociale, International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research, Development and Psychopathology, Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine, and Social and Community Psychiatry. (wikipedia.org)
  • defiant
  • Discloses the private logic behind troubled and defiant acts and strategies to reach adult-wary youth. (wikipedia.org)
  • developmental
  • Throughout the book, the author explores the DSM-IV-TR criteria and demonstrates the interaction between developmental and environmental influences for each disorder. (textbooks.com)
  • The exact cause of ODD isn't known, but two theories help explain why a child could develop the disorder: the effect of developmental factors and the influence of learned factors . (childrenshospital.org)
  • At present, this group includes (1) Autistic disorder (2) Asperger's disorder (3) Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise Specified (4) Rett's disorder and (5) Childhood Disintegrative Disorder. (behaviordisorders.net)
  • The research team will randomly assign 120 children with pervasive developmental delay (PDD) to either treatment with risperidone alone or risperidone plus PMT. (autismspeaks.org)
  • He was also the Chief of the Educational Psychology Child Outpatient Department (1970-2003), member of the Mental Retardation Research Center (1970-2003), Professor of Psychiatry (1972-2003), Principal Inpatient Scholar (1976-2003), and Director of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities training program (1985-1992). (wikipedia.org)
  • Forness was also on the research panel at the Institute for Developmental Research at San Diego Center for Children in 2005. (wikipedia.org)
  • childhood
  • Childhood is a time of exploration that for some children and parents proves especially onerous. (behaviordisorders.net)
  • A doctoral dissertation by sociologist William Jackson documents how these four core values (or their synonyms) are foundations of most key models of childhood socialization and positive youth development research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Psychiatry
  • In mid-2009 (June 22, 2009), a Leon Eisenberg Chair in Child Psychiatry was named at Children's Hospital Boston. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first chairholder of the Leon Eisenberg Professorship in Child Psychiatry is David R. DeMaso, MD, HMS Professor of Psychiatry and Psychiatrist-in-Chief at Children's Hospital Boston. (wikipedia.org)
  • He received the Sidney Berman award on Learning Disorders from the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in 2000. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was the Co-Chairman of Practice Parameters on Learning Disabilities committee for the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry from 1996 to 1998 and on the Committee of Professional Advisors for the Professional Group for Attention and Related Disorders from 1990 to 1991. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • In their analysis of previous studies of interventions, they found that while any therapy was better than none, the children didn't respond as well to treatment on their own as they did to approaches focused on their parents. (reuters.com)
  • Many studies included in the analysis lacked outcomes data from independent observations of children by researchers who didn't know what type of treatment the kids received, the authors acknowledge. (reuters.com)
  • An overview of the Circle of Courage model which applies Native American principles of child rearing to education, treatment, and youth development. (wikipedia.org)
  • PMT has also been studied as a treatment for disruptive behaviors in children with other conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Treatment, which typically lasts for several months, focuses on parents learning to provide positive reinforcement, such as praise and rewards, for children's appropriate behaviors while setting proper limits, using methods such as removing attention, for inappropriate behaviors. (wikipedia.org)
  • therapy
  • Parents had the biggest impact on the outcomes of therapy for preschoolers and for kids in elementary school, rather than for teenagers, the study found. (reuters.com)
  • Even so, the authors conclude that parent involvement, either alone or in combination with other components of therapy, is more likely to help children improve their behavior than leaving parents out of the mix. (reuters.com)
  • The findings should offer some reassurance to parents who want to try therapy for their children before turning to medication to address behavioral disorders, noted Daniel Bagner, also of the Center for Children and Families. (reuters.com)
  • When parents are involved, therapy can help them learn behavior management strategies to help their children improve, Eiraldi, who wasn't involved in the study, added by email. (reuters.com)
  • The paper also offers more evidence that parents can help kids most by getting involved in therapy sooner, Matt Burkey, a researcher at Johns Hopkins University who wasn't involved in the study, said by email. (reuters.com)
  • Risperidone has shown promise in treating therapy resistant obsessive-compulsive disorder, when serotonin reuptake inhibitors are not sufficient. (wikipedia.org)
  • coercive
  • They studied how traditional indigenous cultures were able to rear respectful, responsible children without resorting to coercive discipline. (wikipedia.org)
  • antipsychotic
  • Since prolonged use of antipsychotic drugs poses some risks to children, it will be extremely helpful to examine whether parent training can help reduce the need for medication over time. (autismspeaks.org)
  • families
  • The proposed research will evaluate the use of the revised PW to Hispanic, African-American and non-Hispanic White parents enrolled in community agencies providing services to families with youth ages 10 through 17 at significant risk for drug abuse and diagnosed with disruptive behavioral disorders. (sbir.gov)
  • Disruptive child behavior doesn't occur in a vacuum, and parent-child interactions are the primary context within which child development unfolds," Jonathan Comer, a researcher at the Center for Children and Families at Florida International University in Miami, said by email. (reuters.com)
  • There are many ways you can help children and their families get the care they need. (childrenshospital.org)
  • For fourteen years, Brendtro was president of Starr Commonwealth in Michigan and Ohio, serving troubled children and their families through residential, community, and educational programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • severe
  • It is of interest that the poor prognosis was evident both in the narrowly and broadly defined cases and that, because many of the cases now called autistic would have been called "mental retardation: moderate to severe", they would have joined other such children with a relatively poor outcome. (wikipedia.org)
  • interventions
  • Common sense and research evidence suggest that parent involvement is important to a wide range of psychosocial interventions for children, not just those aimed at alleviating disruptive child behavior," said lead author Richard Epstein, a research fellow at the Chapin Hall Center for Children at the University of Chicago, who did the analysis while at Vanderbilt University in Nashville. (reuters.com)
  • praise
  • Successful approaches might include praise for good behavior, ignoring minor misbehavior, giving effective commands, and letting the child earn rewards for behaving according to expectations, he said. (reuters.com)
  • Typically, parents learn to reward appropriate behavior through social rewards (such as praise, smiles, and hugs) as well as concrete rewards (such as stickers or points towards a larger reward as part of an incentive system created collaboratively with the child). (wikipedia.org)
  • Practice
  • PW was originally delivered on CD-ROM and has been translated to an internet-based delivery system and has been shown to effectively reduce child problem behaviors and improve parenting skills This research will increase PW's appeal and effectiveness by revising the videos to increase the relevance and diversity of parenting examples, thereby enhancing the potential wider implementation and keeping an evidence-based practice fresh and relevant. (sbir.gov)
  • For mildly annoying but not dangerous behavior, parents practice ignoring the behavior. (wikipedia.org)
  • social
  • The improved understanding of the events and expectations may lead to a change in behavior, although it is suggested that the goal of a Social Story should not be to change individual behavior. (wikipedia.org)
  • While the primary mode of presentation of Social Stories remains written text, other formats have been trialled with younger children and people with intellectual disabilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • citation needed] The model integrates the cultural wisdom of tribal peoples and findings of modern youth development research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Challenges the notion that any kid is "too far gone" to be helped and shares strategies based on research and actual cases. (wikipedia.org)
  • That research identified traditional Native American practices for rearing children in environments of respect with core values of belonging, mastery, independence, and generosity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Drawing on emerging research on neuroscience, trauma, and positive psychology, this model identifies two additional needs or drives that motivate behavior, namely safety and adventure. (wikipedia.org)
  • parents
  • Once children are older, parents have somewhat less influence over children's behavior. (reuters.com)
  • Angry bursts involving pushes, kicks, rocking, projectiles, and unexplained laughter are all common experiences for the parents and children involved. (behaviordisorders.net)
  • He married Janna (Agena) in 1973 and they are parents of three grown children. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following unwanted behavior, parents are also introduced to the proper use of the time-out technique, in which parents remove attention (which serves as a form of reinforcement) from the child for a specified period of time. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a result, the questionnaire is filled out by parents are/or caregivers who work with the children on a daily basis. (wikipedia.org)
  • attention
  • If a child is busy thinking that if she doesn't turn the pen cap and count to four the right way then her mom is going to get sick, she's not going to be paying attention in class. (childmind.org)
  • He has no other disorders other than the typical attention deficits. (come-over.to)
  • therapist
  • With an interdental lisp, the therapist teaches the child how to keep the tongue behind the two front incisors. (wikipedia.org)