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What could cause a constant state of somnolence?

I feel tired all of the time. Even after waking up from a full night of sleep- I always want to sleep. During the day I have a hard time pushing through my tasks. My primary...

Why does my daughter only write about death?

My daughter is 14 years old and I recently happened to see her blog that is a collection of poems pretty much all about death. I'm really worried about this. It doesn't seem...

My daughter is addicted to her phone. What can I do?

My 15 year old daughter spends all her time on her phone. I feel like I don't know who she is anymore. What can I do?

My daughter is prone to hormonal depression. What can I do?

My daughter is highly prone to mood swings and depression right around her periods which just started last year. What can I do to help her?

Can yoga help my son improve his concentration?

My son is 18 years old and is in engineering school. Lately, he has been finding it hard to concentrate in his studies and feels tired right when he tries. Are there any ways...

My daughter still continues to be hyperactive. What should I do?

My daughter is 14 years old but still continues to be hyperactive like a 2 year old. I find it extremely difficult to calm her down at times. Do you think she requires medical...

How can I help my teenage son deal with failure?

My son is 16 years old and has failed his exams. He has always been a good student, but due to health reasons he has failed his 10th grade standardized exams. All of us are upset,...

Wiring a broken jaw

My sister broke her jaw in gymnastics. It has been wired shut. I know the wires will be in about 6 weeks but how long until she is fully recovered?

Can autism be developed?

Is it possible for my child to "develop" autism, or would he have been born with it?

Why doesn't my son want to make friends?

My son is 12 years old and doesn't have much interest in making friends. When he was younger he had friends in school, but now that he's becoming a little more independent he...

Why is my child all of a sudden losing interest in his schoolwork?

My son is 8 years old and had been a diligent student since kindergarten. He was self-motivated and mostly self-sufficient, however recently he has been neglecting his focus on...

Is my child having panic attacks?

My son is 7 years old but for some reason is extremely worried and panicked much of the time. He is scared to go to sleep because he thinks something will happen to him or the...

Can I do anything to stop my child from wetting the bed?

My son is 8 years old, and has been wetting the bed at night for a few months now. It started very suddenly, so I am not sure what caused it. What can I do for him?

Went from pill addiction to suboxone addiction- what can I do?

I was addicted to pain pills for years after a back surgery. When I finally got the strength to seek help I was put on suboxone. I thought that this was a life-saver- but I...

My son has Asperger's Syndrome. How is it treated?

My 7 year old son has been diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome. Everything that I have researched has given different details on treatment. Is there a standard treatment for this,...

Patient privacy when it's a child being seen

If my child is being seen my a therapist or psychiatrist will I be told what is going on and what the treatment should be? Or will my child have to tell me? I don't think I will...

Looking for help with my teenage daughter

I know the teenage years are tough for kids. Should I have my 14 year old daughter see a physciatrist? There aren't any particular problems now but I was thinking that might...

How important is having friends?

My 12 year old daughter doesn't seem to have any friends. She does not seem upset by this at all but I worry. Should I take her to see a therapist?

My son watches the same movie over and over

My son is 6 years old. He will watch the same movie over and over. He would watch it several times a day if I let him. Eventually he will change to a different subject but his...

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