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Doctor insights on: Self Awareness Activities For Toddlers To Not Bite

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My child shows fear of going to school.Age is 5.7years.Is not ready to leave classroom for pt and music lessons.No participation in oral sessions?Why?

My child shows fear of going to school.Age is 5.7years.Is not ready to leave classroom for pt and music lessons.No participation in oral sessions?Why?

Anxiety/A, Phobias/P: Part of normal development. 1.Social p: fear of contact with unfamiliar people, social isolation; desire of involvement w/family, familiar peers. 2.Separation a: unrealistic, persistent worries of possible harm befalling primary caregivers, persistent avoidance of being alone, complain distress. 3.School p. 4. Generalized a disorder: worries about future events. Encourage, talk; get counselling. ...Read more

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If you had to teach human sexuality to children or adolescents in homeschool, what are some things thing ok if religious?

Be realIstic: A religious ovum is fertilized just as easily as an atheist ovum. A religious body is just as susceptible to STDs as an atheist body. Ignorance caused tremendous suffering in earlier times. We're blessed with modern knowledge that gives us much more control over them. If your kids don't learn it from you, who will teach it to them properly? Knowledge is power. We owe it to them to give it to them. ...Read more

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Is self worth and self esteem built,within yourself or do you need others to accept and validate , can we really get esteem by being isolated on own?

Is self worth and self esteem built,within yourself or do you need others to accept and validate , can we really get esteem by being isolated on own?

Depression: You are a Precious Human Being! Your Self-worth and Self-esteem is within yourself. Believe in yourself who you are. Respect yourself for your journey of life of 48 years with achievements in education, work and personal interests. Feel WONDER of Great Barrier Reef in your country ...Read more

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Nightmare self help book asks to diary nightmares but seems to be making them more horrific.Says not for trauma nightmares what's the difference?

Nightmare self help book asks to diary nightmares but seems to be making them more horrific.Says not for trauma nightmares what's the difference?

Self Help books: Most likely diary nightmares are those who wake you but to do not linger in your mind. Trauma nightmares may refer to an acutal trauma you have experienced or a trauma dream that remains a concern to you long beyond waking. ...Read more

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Can you recommend some interactive toys for a baby that will help in problem solving skills and patience?

Can you recommend some interactive toys for a baby that will help in problem solving skills and patience?

Toys: Read this article. Toys are not necessarily the answer. One thing for sure that I can tell you; read 20-30 minutes a day, to your child, from birth. That been proven to help them in school. http://www.m.webmd.com/children/features/brain-development?page=2 ...Read more

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4year old who is hyperactive..Struggles with his speech and his motor skills are not at par but can count to 30 and does a 60piece puzzle?

4year old who is hyperactive..Struggles with his speech and his motor skills are not at par but can count to 30 and does a 60piece puzzle?

Peds neurologist: He should be seen by a pediatric neurologist. You describe several areas of problems. Some areas are perhaps doing quite well, whilst others are not. This bears investigation. ...Read more

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Does sleep training really exist? Is it achievable at 7 weeks? I try to set routines but they don't normally work and I'm playing things by ear.

Does sleep training really exist? Is it achievable at 7 weeks? I try to set routines but they don't normally work and I'm playing things by ear.

Sleep diary: the routine is important foreffective sleep hygiene. Try early to bed, early to rise PLUS, white sounds, aromatherpay, massage therapy, no TV for 2 hours before bedtime and meditation/relaxation. ...Read more

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Is it possible to commit an adult to rehab for mental illness & drug addiction when they wont?

Is it possible to commit an adult to rehab for mental illness & drug addiction when they wont?

Involuntary commit: All states have provisions for involuntary commitments of patients who are a danger to themselves, eg suicide, or to others. If this is the case call 911. ...Read more

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Are computer games harmful to a child's development, or do they help train him for a future in computers?

Are computer games harmful to a child's development, or do they help train him for a future in computers?

Some are: Many computer games involve killing and maiming and seem to me to teach that violence is O.K. Others, like e.g. Snow boarding, teach dexterity and computer savvy. Like everything in life, it should be balanced by thoughtful restriction. I believe that the constant use of electronic gadgets is harming kids because it is surprisingly addictive. ...Read more

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How typical is it for people to be traumatized for life by bullying in school?

How typical is it for people to be traumatized for life by bullying in school?

Depends: It would seem that every one has been bullied. Some people handle this well and are not traumatized while others are. We do not have any good statistics or research on this. However, most people who have been bullied do not suffer life long problems. ...Read more

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Some toddlers love attentions while some takes more time to warm up to strangers. Are such temperaments nurtured or are they just born with them?

Some toddlers love attentions while some takes more time to warm up to strangers. Are such temperaments nurtured or are they just born with them?

Infant temperament: historically has been divided into 3 types, "easy", "difficult" & "slow to warm up" based on level of activity, adaptability to daily routines, response. to new situations,mood, intensity of reactions, sensitivity to environment, adaptation to changes, & distractibility vs. persistence when engaged in an activity. Response to these traits can change intensity, but not completely alter temperament. ...Read more

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I watch a lot of criminal minds, and they are always able to identify someone by their dental record. Does that actually work?

I watch a lot of criminal minds, and they are always able to identify someone by their dental record. Does that actually work?

Yes it does. : If you like to know more about the process of doing that, simply google/ search under "forensic dentistry". You'll be amazed. ...Read more

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Would an injured child being sedated for their own safety be a helpful thing to do?

Would an injured child being sedated for their own safety be a helpful thing to do?

Yes if done by a pro: Dental & medical professionals can properly administer sedative agents to an injured child to allow for proper dental or medical treatment to be performed. When a child is under sedation, important monitoring instrumentation is needed to make sure that the child's vital functions are maintained. If a suitable child is safely sedated, properly trained individuals can help if an emergency occurs. ...Read more

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Ritualistic behavior provide security for which age group? Is it toddler, infant, preschool or afolescent?

Ritualistic behavior provide security for which age group? Is it toddler, infant, preschool or afolescent?

Preschool: Usually it begins in toddlers and becomes more obvious in pre-schoolers. ...Read more

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What are some activities for adults that improve social skills?

Therapy: Is a start. You could also check out dale carnegie courses or toastmasters in your area. ...Read more