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What happens when a child does not get enough attention from his parents?

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Dr. Jeffrey Roth
Addiction Medicine
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In brief: Attention deficit

Children will do almost anything to get attention from parents.
If attention is not readily available for adaptive behavior, then the child may resort to maladaptive behavior, even if the attention elicited is negative attention.

In brief: Attention deficit

Children will do almost anything to get attention from parents.
If attention is not readily available for adaptive behavior, then the child may resort to maladaptive behavior, even if the attention elicited is negative attention.
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