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What is worsening school work

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
Child Psychiatry 45 years experience
Poor concentration : May result from many causes. Evaluation by a qualified mental health professional may help to identify cause(s) and develop specific interventions. Ba... Read More

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
Child Psychiatry 44 years experience
One way is too...: ... Fully engage in what you are doing. If you focus intensely on the task at hand, then extraneous sources of stress and longer term concerns will no... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvin Miller
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Better planning.: There is no safe way to go without sleep once you determine what sleep your body really needs. You need to plan how to reduce some of your other even... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
Psychiatry 49 years experience
Stress ?: Exercise and good sleep can be helpful.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics 50 years experience
Request Section 504: Your daughter is eligible for classroom modifications based on jra as an "other health impairment" under the american rehabilition act of 1973's secti... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
It can: Depression can decrease motivation levels, impact memory, focus and cognition. So yes, it can hinder school work. It is not uncommon for depressed chi... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Comprehensive : physical exam and clinical evaluation by a child psychologist. "seems slow in doing things" is non-specific: what are you referring to? The possibilit... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nancy Liebler
Critical Care 29 years experience
Many people do.: School phobias are a common problem with children and yes, many people also have phobias about going to work.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
Clinical Psychology 36 years experience
Therapy: A psychotherapist can help with the depression either with or without meds and also can help you to find strategies for dealing with the daily respons... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Israr Abbasi
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Yes: Optimal sleep is necessary for adequate brain functions . Lack of sleep or insomnia will negatively impact performance due to inattention , slow error... Read More