Category Archives: Mental Health

Is Your Child’s Behavior Suggesting Hypochondria?

We describe a hypochondriac as a person who lives in a state of fear regarding their health. The physical sensations that most people simply don’t notice can lead to persistent and sometimes extreme anxiety for the person with hypochondria. This mental health condition has been made fun of from time to time and can seem […]

  • Posted on: Jul 15 2019
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Ending the Stigma of Mental Health Issues for Youth

Just like adults, children of all ages can struggle with mental health challenges. Those who do often feel separate or different from their peers. Some who talk about their feelings or who demonstrate the effects of unaddressed mental health challenges are bullied or marginalized by the very group they wish to fit in to. Social […]

  • Posted on: Jun 15 2019
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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

As the prevalence of mental health conditions continues to increase, dedicating space specifically for the conversation of children’s mental health is vital to our families, our communities, and to the global population. Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day occurred on May 9th. Children and adolescents may not have the ability or security to understand or describe […]

  • Posted on: May 15 2019
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