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Difference between behavioral problem or mental illness?

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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics
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In brief: BEHAVIOR PROBLEM

Behavior problem in not a mental derangement unless it persist for more than 3-4 mo.
Where in mental health consult. May be indicated. It is clinically significant if it interfere with social or cognitive functioning or maturation.

In brief: BEHAVIOR PROBLEM

Behavior problem in not a mental derangement unless it persist for more than 3-4 mo.
Where in mental health consult. May be indicated. It is clinically significant if it interfere with social or cognitive functioning or maturation.
Dr. Nela Cordero
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