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Is There Was A Diagnosis For Somebody Who Is Mumbling To Himself And Has Repetitive Behaviors
Intrusive thoughts that cause me apprehension and fear. I then perform repetitive behaviors in response to these. What is wrong?
Culturalsignificance: The definition of "abnormal" behavior means behavior outside the norm. As far as diagnosis, i presume you are referring to mental illness. Behavior is certainly important in the diagnosis of mental illness, but thinking process, thought content, mood, and affect are important for diagnosis and are more independent of culture. Not all "abnormal" behavior results in a "diagnosis.". ...Read more
Is there a diagnosis for a child who hurts himself when he is mad and how can it be controled? Hes already on meds for adhd.He hits and scrathches sel
Behavoir problems: An experienced pediatrician can begin a work-up of a child with behavior problems. Depending on the severity of the issues with the child, a psychiatrist or psychologist may also need to be involved. If autism is suspected, then a developmental expert at a pediatric hospital can provide helpful information to discover why a child and family are struggling with certain behaviors. ...Read more
How common is ocular or oral HSV2 ? Are more people getting this diagnosis nowadays given the recent changes in sexual behavior?
Both very rare: Both are very rare and they are not increasing in frequency, as far as is known. ...Read more
I am experiencing behavior problems.
Is bipolar can be cure within 3 years after diagnosis.i am taking medicine last 2 months Quetiapine 200mg.
Behavior Problems: Please do not self-diagnose Bipolar Disorder. It is a very popular diagnosis and can only be validly diagnosed by a mental health professional. It can be managed well w/medication and therapy but there are other possibilities in terms of diagnosis. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I have a bipolar diagnosis, lamictal helps. I have the textbook behaviors. But how do I know for certain? What might be the sure signs for a doctor?
Rely on your doctor: Your doctor will be able to thoroughly diagnose your condition or refer you to a mental health specialist who can carefully assess your symptoms. There are a number of different conditions to be ruled out as well as multiple mood/bipolar diagnoses to be considered. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Complications: See your physicians to learn about the complications of poorly controlled diabetes. The more you know, the more ( hopefully) you will try to change. Diabetes is the number one cause for blindness, being on dialysis and amputations. No one wants to go through life on crutches, being on dialysis and blind. ...Read more
Comfort: Self-stimulating behaviors are a variety of things that people engage in when they are uncomfortable or anxious in their environment. They can be automatic and like a habit, and can done in an unconscious manner. When people with autistic symptoms do them, it is a way of them coping with their environment by coping with stressful situations and getting a reduction in anxiety. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Very: Since 'behavior' defines all that we do, any problem related to our actions can be considered a 'behavioral problem.' the term is generally used to refer to repeated behaviors, even when the negative consequences make it clear that the behavior causes anger or stress in others, or reduces the freedom of the patient. It depends on who sets the rules - a strict parent may see more 'problems!'. ...Read more
Psychiatrist: Or counselor/psychologist.Get a more detailed answer ›
New Name for Care: Behavioral health facilities are centers, clinics, or hospitals that address and treat mental illness and/or substance abuse problems. Most promote independent living in the community and aim to prevent unnecessary, restrictive institutional placements. The objective is to help these individuals to continue to be productive members of their communities. ...Read more
Applied behaviorism: Pbs involves changing situations and events (reinforcers) that people with problem behaviors experience in order to decrease problem behaviors. The approach focuses on increasing the quality of social, personal, and professional engagements in people's lives. ...Read more
It could be better: If you're disgusted with your behavior maybe you will change your behavior so you can be pleased or proud of it. Nobody's perfect, so accepting that fact can allow you to keep working to improve. If you're disgusted with yourself you might be more likely to give up trying. It takes a lot of practice to be good at something. Just get started and work on it. Don't waste energy being disgusted. ...Read more
Both, but . . . : “each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game.” there are lots of sayings like this one about this topic. One can't do much about what health is inherited, but one can do a great deal about health behaviors. One must learn what promotes and maintains good health, and one must act. ...Read more