Mental health in children

Publisher: PJD Publications in Westbury, N.Y

Written in English
Published: Pages: 768 Downloads: 426
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Statementedited by D.V.Siva Sankar.
ContributionsSankar, D. V. Siva.
The Physical Object
Pagination3v [608; 704;768p.] :
Number of Pages768
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21927164M
ISBN 100960029079

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Mental health — an essential part of children's overall health — has a complex interactive relationship with their physical health and their ability to succeed in school, at work and in society.

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Mental health disorders in children — or developmental disorders that are addressed by mental health professionals — may include the following: Anxiety disorders. Anxiety disorders in children are persistent fears, worries or anxiety that disrupt their ability to participate in.

Many family, community, and healthcare factors are related to children’s mental health. Among children aged years, boys were more likely than girls to have a mental, behavioral, or developmental disorder.

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It examines the implications for mental health in children and young people in relation to the environment, nature and nurture, and brain development in the context of vulnerability or risk, and resilience or protection.

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About one-fourth of children and teens experience some type of mental disorder in any given year, one-third at some time in their lives. The most common kind of mental disorders are anxiety disorders, like generalized anxiety disorder (formerly called overanxious disorder of childhood) or separation anxiety disorder.A staggering 1 in 10 children between 5 and 16 suffer from a mental health problem.

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