English | 2007 | ISBN: 0816063451, 081607562X, 1438121075 | 272 pages | PDF | 8,3 MB
Major deive disorder is caused by a combination of brain , family history, distorted thinking, and a person's emotional environment, according to most experts. Conservative estimates suggest that major deion affects 1 percent of all preschoolers, 2 to 3 percent of elementary school-aged children, and 6 to 8 percent of teens. Yet as many as two-thirds of kids with deion don't get the help they need, according to the National Mental Health Association. With medication and therapy, deion can be treated and controlled.
Written in clear and straightforward language, "Living with Deion" examines this disease and pres teens with the information they need to understand the nature of deion and treatments. Sidebars, appendixes, and further reading guide additional exploration of this timely topic. This accessible guide is ideal for readers living with deion or those who have family members or friends who are coping with it.