A 38-year-old member asked:
what are some success stories regarding reactive attachment disorder?
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Dr. Johanna Fricke answered
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Adverse early life : experiences cause neurobiological & neuroendocrine changes in infants', toddlers' & children's brains till ~ age 5. RAD requires evaluations by a developmental/behavioral pediatrician, child psychiatrist & child (neuro)psychologist for comorbid neurodevelopmental & psychiatric disorders. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2809447/ has examples of improvement with multimodal treatments.
Answered on Oct 19, 2014
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