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Should i tell my son he has peter pan syndrome?

Should i tell my son he has peter pan syndrome?

If you can " own": The impact that parental overprotectiveness had in his ability to become an independent, fully- functional adult with age-appropriate adaptive/self-help & prosocial skills, he'll probably be more receptive. Offer to attend family counseling with him & seek individual therapy to explore your past & current role in the relationship. See:www.Sciencedaily.Com/releases/2007/05/070501112023.Htm. ...Read more

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Can someone tell me how to get rid of my peter pan syndrome?

Can someone tell me how to get rid of my peter pan syndrome?

Do you really want: To grow up? Are you ready to have an intimate adult relationship that is lasting? Up to taking on responsibility? If you aren't really motivated to move from your arrested state of development - it simply won't happen. Consider working with a no- nonsense therapist who calls you on your stuff and isn't afraid to hold you accountable. ...Read more

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How can I approach my son who has peterpan syndrome, he is 24yrs old?

Diagnosis?: Is he a young adult w/developmental or psychiatric diagnoses, or just "doesn't want to grow up?" drug use may play a role here, so be sure he is checked for substance use. Assuming he's been properly evaluated medically & psychologically, he can maintain his "boyhood" only if you allow him.If you don't hold him accountable for actions, he will continue to manipulate you. Give ultimatum: work or go. ...Read more

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Dr. Peter m. Ihle - clarifying earlier mess I do have patellofemoral syndrome & chondromalacia w/subluxable patella....Re pop. What procedures correct?

Dr. Peter m. Ihle - clarifying earlier mess I do have patellofemoral syndrome & chondromalacia w/subluxable patella....Re pop. What procedures correct?

Try Exercise First: I'm not sure if this is a question that had already been answered or not, but you should address any foot issues ( over pronation, flat arches , etc) then use exercises to stretch lateral knee structures and strengthen the vastus medialis muscle in the quads. Physical therapy may help as well. Don't jump to surgery unless you try conservative treatments for a few months first. ...Read more

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What type of psychological disorder does peter pan have?

What type of psychological disorder does peter pan have?

Immaturity: Peter pan syndrome is psychological immaturity with the failure to adopt adult social responsibilities. ...Read more

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What's little man syndrome?

What's little man syndrome?

Short man syndrome: Another name for the short or little man syndrome is a napoleon complex. Sometimes men with short stature may feel inferior and over-compensate for it. An example: a short man who aggressively drives the top of the line sports car- (is he compensating for feelings of inadequacy?). ...Read more

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How do you get reye's syndrome?

How do you get reye's syndrome?

Deadly process: First noted in the 60'sand peaking in the 70's, this is a pattern of acute liver failure,coma and often death. It often struck kids recovering from flu or chickenpox. Its cause is unclear, but an association with intake of any aspirin product was recognized.After salicylates were stopped for kids under 16, the condition has all but disappeared. ...Read more

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How to diagnose brown syndrome?

How to diagnose brown syndrome?

MRI: A rare disorder, in which the tendon of the superior oblique eye muscle becomes entrapped. Mri and mr angiography are recommended studies, the MRI study may need to be performed with gadolinium enhancement. ...Read more

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