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1301089 tn?1290666571 Ashley Longe, Sharon Chanon Velazquez and Flannery Mullins, all from South Hadley, appeared with their attorneys Thursday in Franklin-Hampshire Juvenile Court. Their cases are expected to go to trial in early 2011. The three are among a group of six teenagers charged earlier this year with bullying Phoebe Prince, a 15-year-old South Hadley High School freshman who hanged herself in January. Their attorneys said Thursday they will file motions by Nov.
Avatar f tn t get into trouble even though we have told him he will not be in trouble if he just tells the truth. He was diagnosed with ADHD when he was 6 years old and then when he was 10 he was diagnosed with bipolar with psychotic tendencies. He's been on a ton of different meds, he's seen a ton of different therapists, all just trying to help him. Most therapists tell him and I that it's all because of ADHD, he can't help what he's doing.
206807 tn?1331936184 KENNER, LA (WVUE) - Kenner police on Wednesday arrested two Destrehan High School teachers for sex with a student who was 16 at the time. MORE Second Destrehan HS teacher turns self in following sex allegations A second teacher from Destrehan High School has turned herself in following allegations of a sexual relationship with a male student. A spokesman for the Kenner Police Department confirmed that Rachel Respess turned herself in on Wednesday.
Avatar n tn 49 Time outs are ineffective for ADHD sufferers- I am a sufferer of ADHD, and I raised a sister and a step-brother with the disorder and I have worked with violent and emotionally disturbed kids for eight years, many of whom have ADHD. What you are doing so far is excellent- praise, praise, praise.
Avatar f tn Is Juvenile Rhuematoid Arthritis an Auto immune Disorder? I was diagnosed with JRA as a child and suffered several other symptoms as well with no real explanation from the doctors as to what I actually have. As a child I also was diagnosed(mis?) with Lupus, S H Purpura, Raunulds, Severe Chronic Fatigue, a very bad case of Whooping cough (after being vaccinated), Hypo Glycemia and a very fast matabolism, ADHD, Dyslexia, I've suffered injuries to the cartilage in my chest from normal play.
Avatar n tn 49 Time outs are ineffective for ADHD sufferers- I am a sufferer of ADHD, and I raised a sister and a step-brother with the disorder and I have worked with violent and emotionally disturbed kids for eight years, many of whom have ADHD. What you are doing so far is excellent- praise, praise, praise.
Avatar f tn Beyond that, ADHD is not characterizd by aggression. Now that piece of his beavior could be due to a juvenile-onset mood disorder, but it could also be due to developmental immaturity in his ability to manage frustration. It's very hard to know in a child who is so young. Whatever the case, manage the behavior according to the guidelines in Lynn Clark's book SOS Help for Parents.
Avatar n tn i started taking amphetamines (non extended release version of adderall) about 9-12 months ago for adhd. even though i dont have adhd i told my doctor i did. because i wanted somethin to make me feel happy and i couldnt afford to buy them on the streets anymore ,and as time went on i started takin more and more to make me happy and in febuary i got arrested at my school with xanax and hydrocodone but soon after i tried to quit them.
Avatar f tn I have an 8 yr old with ADHD, ODD, OCD, tourettes, and possibly more issues. He has been through several different meds, his behavorial doctor was prescribing him stimulates which were not good for him. Recently we changed doctors and she prescribed him guanfacine er it seemed to work at first but now he's gone back to his old self.
Avatar n tn My nephew is 24 and has had juvenile diabetes since he was a pre-teen. During his teen years, a therapist said he had Oppositional Defiant Disorder. He does not take care of himself, can't keep a job. He lives in Oklahoma and family has been buying his medicines. He seems to be rebelling. What can we do and is there any help available for him in Oklahoma? His parents went through all kinds of education with him and diabetic camps with him when he was diagnosed.
Avatar f tn My 15 yo son has been treated for ADHD for over 4 years and still continues to struggle and fail at school. Over this past year he has had a growth spurt but no weight gain. He is 5'8 1/2 and 98 pounds. Hes been withdrawn and very sluggish. I took him in to see his Dr and she lowered his ADHD medication and ordered labs. At that point his TSH was 6.08, said to recheck 2 months. I got him back for a second opinon after 2 weeks, and his TSH had gone up to 6.30.
Avatar n tn We have been told that my grandson,6 yrs old, has adhd and bipolar. But I think this is wrong. His mood swings are hourly and he really is overly aggressive,mean, and nasty. This I thought was a "crash". Tell me what I can do to help my daughter and grandson. I am not his parents but I have reserach alot and I don't see these symtoms. Once his class he was growling and climbing on tables an such. What is that?
163305 tn?1333668571 What is the national juvenile recidivism rate? According to Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2014 National Report, a report funded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP): "There is no national recidivism rate for juveniles. Each state’s juvenile justice system differs in organization, administration, and data capacity. These differences influence how states define, measure, and report recidivism rates.
Avatar f tn I am a mom of 6 children, 2 of which have ADHD and I myself take medication for ADHD. Up until the last 4 months or so he has been pretty normal in his development and milestones and all. He is an affectionate child and usually happy. Over the last couple months his behavior has changed, he is very defiant, very short temper, throws very huge fits when he is told no or something he doesnt like, including things like yelling, screaming, stomping his feet.
Avatar m tn My 6 year old adhd/asperger's child (still awaiting a formal dx on the aspergers, although multiple health professionals have advise me but it takes awhile for the final dx) has been charged by the school in juvenile court for unruly behavior. I have taken it to the school board and they are defending their principal. I had already advised them of her conditions and that she needed special attention and relate to her differently because of them.
Avatar f tn my 7 year was diagnosed with adhd at 5 he was daytrana for 2 yrs and was doing hes in 1st grade in acontained class the last 5 months have been hell for me.hes been going through physical agressive behavior in school so bad that they are making me look at diffrent schools next week because he has been suspended due to his behavior. he just started concerta the last 5 days but iv been through about a handfull of different med including bipolar medication.
Avatar m tn My cousin who is 29 years old was diagnosed with JME (Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy) at the age of 14. Recently, she is wearing a hearing aid because she says she can't hear and concentrate properly (though the doctor advised her she doesn't need to). She has communication 'blackouts' and sometimes she just keep quiet when I'm asking her something as if she is lost in some thoughts.
Avatar n tn The researchers found that four out of five patients with juvenile diabetes have the so-called islet antibodies directed against GAD and IA2 in their blood before the condition manifests itself and that these proteins occur exclusively in cases of juvenile diabetes. The test measures the concentration of the islet antibodies in the child's blood.
Avatar m tn Arthritis causes pain and swelling of the joints and consequent problems with mobility. Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, also known as juvenile idiopathic arthritis, is the most common type of arthritis in children under the age of 16. Some types of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis can cause serious complications, such as growth problems and eye inflammation. Treatment of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis focuses on controlling pain, improving function and preventing joint damage.
Avatar m tn Hi there. I have a 12y/o relative who's been experiencing some strange behavior. Several months ago while watching a film in school, she had a seizure for the first time - which she doesn't remember. Recently, during the school day she just showed up at home bewildered - no coat (it was snowing), no books, nothing - and when her sister asked what she was doing there, she couldn't remember and started crying.
3201003 tn?1345349318 Childhood arthritis is called juvenile arthritis. It can also be referred to as JRA, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, JIA, juvenile chronic arthritis, and Still's disease. Actually, these names are somewhat misnomers. Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis and adult onset rheumatoid arthritis differ in some characteristics but the names indicate strict similarity. Juvenile chronic arthritis is a misnomer since juvenile arthritis is not always chronic.
Avatar f tn He has a history of ADHD, ODD, truancy, weed addiction. Recently he became acutely paranoid - likely b/c of a combo of years of weed abuse and trauma from street involvement. He's now in the hospital, not himself at all & to complicate things, is on house arrest and I'm his surety. He is refusing treatment in the hospital - that he desperately needs - & discharge is imminent.
Avatar f tn I have a 3 year old son who is at times out of control. He can be the sweetest little man ever. He loves to snuggle. But when something don't go his way he freaks out. He will start hitting and kicking whatever made him mad. He screams at the top of his lungs.When I give him a time-out in his room he destroys everything in there. Throws his toys against the wall, kicks the wall, and screams. He is very violent. He always wants to fight or shoot something.
Avatar m tn ADHD, mild-moderate schizophrenia spectrum disorder (high functioning juvenile paranoid schizophrenic possible), tourette syndrome ( coprolalia), anxiety disorder, OCD, highly possibly aspergers and depression. I have not been on an ADHD med in years, because they gave me insomnia. I have been on both stimulate (concerta, adderall) and non-stimulant (strattarra) drugs. I definitely feel that concerta worked very well for me.