Anxiety management training a behavior therapy

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Avatar n tn I recommend you find a psychotherapist who specializes in young children who can teach you how to manage behavior effectively through positive means (ask for someone who offers Parent Management Training, Parent Effectiveness Training or training in behavior modification). If you can not access therapy, there's a great book called The Kazdin Method by Dr. Alan Kazdin.
Avatar n tn When working with young children, most of the change comes from helping the parents to communicate better with their children, be proactive instead of reactive, and to use effective, non-punitive forms of behavior management. Individual play based therapy is a nice supplement, though I personally recommend focusing on the parent coaching first. Ask your pediatrician for a referral.
Avatar n tn If you can get some behavioral therapy, I strongly recommend you and your husband start working with a professional as soon as possible. Ask for parent management training, parent effectiveness training or training in behavior modification (all the same general approach). I would not recommend individual play therapy for him until after you have the behavior under control--thats the first priority. I think you have so much work to do with this child that you need a professional to help.
Avatar f tn I expected to have issues with constipation and/or incontinence. Potty training has so far been a success over the years. I know small children sometimes grow curious with their feces and will touch or play with it. The difference in my child is that no matter the amount of time, talking, disciplining, teaching, and talking to the pediatrician, he has not outgrown this behavior, but begun to hide it.
Avatar f tn Behavioral treatments may include behavioral parent training, classroom management, and/or peer interventions. These behavioral treatments represent a set of behavior-modification techniques that are provided to parents for implementation in the home, at school, or through group-based training sessions and are often delivered by clinical psychologists. After behavioral therapy has been delivered to preschool patients, significant impairment may persist.
Avatar n tn my mom was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2/05. She did very well until about a year and a half ago when it spread to her liver, bones and brain. She had full brain radiation therapy and the cancer has been stable. Throughout the last year and a half, however, she has been forgetful, angry etc. Just recently within the last week or so, she has gotten progressively worse. The initial insult was a urinary tract infection but her situation has still worsened.
Avatar f tn I went to this office for the next few months alternating between the main doctor(Dr G who does my adjustments and a couple of physical therapist for strength training). I got initial relief immediately after my adjustments/physical therapy but it wouldn’t last(helped with stiffness not with soreness/tenderness).
Avatar n tn For preschool-aged children, evidence-based behavioral therapy alone is recommended as the first step toward treating ADHD symptoms and associated impairment. Behavioral treatments may include behavioral parent training, classroom management, and/or peer interventions.
Avatar f tn I want to get back into therapy and NOT be on medication again. Just wondering if a Psychologist or Psychiatrist would be better.
Avatar f tn Now what should I do as a parent with behavior management issues, so that I can help my daughter with her behavioral skills? Therapy? Books? I just want to raise a happy child, and I do not want to create the same issues on to my 2 year old as well.
1192491 tn?1265031829 There has been questions if a physchiatrist only treats symptoms. Below is explanation of training a person must meet to become a liscensed physchiatrist. Rather long, hope you don't mind. Psychiatrist: Career Information A psychiatrist works with patients to treat mental illnesses and evaluate and maintain emotional health. Unlike psychologists, psychiatrists are licensed physicians, which means they're able to prescribe medication and order hospitalization.
931175 tn?1244457804 If stress, anxiety and/or depression are part of her dynamics. Stress management tools, cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy and/or medication could help. Anorexia can be life threatening. To learn more about eating disorders, visit the bella vita website. There is also a free survey to screen for an eating disorder.
Avatar f tn What does Cognitive Behavior Therapy do? And does it help for depression and OCD (self harm)? How long does it take? I am also taking Celexa as well as this therapy with my GP, she's doing it to help keep me out of the hospital and still make it so I can get back to myself!!! Any body know how well this will or can work? Thanks.
1300534 tn?1279121230 The Denver Dumb Friends/Humane Society has a great website with training tips. Here is a link to their page on Submissive Behavior, which helped me. Look especially at what is said about your body posture. Don't approach the dog head-on, and don't look her in the eye. Those behaviors on your part will trigger more submissiveness from her. Good luck.
Avatar f tn He lies alot, its like he knows how to work the system. Is he a little conartist in training or can he be reprogrammed into a good boy who will be an asset to us all. How do I go about changing these bad behaviors, besides time outs. (TO do not work with this one, I think he may be digging a hole in my wall to excape).
Avatar n tn Find someone who offers parent management training, parent guidance, behavior modification training or parent effectiveness training. Your pediatrician should be able to make a referral. The book The Kazdin Method by Alan Kazdin has great advice for how to run a behavior modification plan that can be used at home and school.
207227 tn?1271416978 When a child is displaying troubling behavior, research shows that working with the parents on developing their behavior management skills is a highly effective treatment method. I would seek a psychologist who can provide Parent Management Training (similar techniques are Parent Effectiveness Training, Parent guidance and training in behavior modification).
1973096 tn?1326086991 It is a form of therapy designed for people with Borderline. Also, anger management is a good step and can help. You probably need both.
Avatar m tn How does therapy help anxiety? Is that really any different than talking to a friend or family member?
Avatar f tn Hello, Stress is a trigger of psoriasis and a psychological symptom management programme like cognitive behavior therapy program has been reported as being a helpful adjunct to traditional therapies in the management of psoriasis. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps.
Avatar m tn Along with the medicines, she can take behavior therapy. When thoughts come again and again, some patients use a rubber band around their wrists, and snap it every time the thought comes. This method will help control the obsessive thoughts. There are many more such methods. Let her be assessed by a Psychiatrist. He will be able to judge if she can be given behavior therapy only.
Avatar m tn He has also talked a few times about neding to talk to himself to calm himself and once he told a neighbor about talking to another imaginary person. son also has always had a speech delay, he goes to speech therapy and it has helped alot, but still needs work. His behavior has not imporved hardly at all eventhough his speech has over the last few years. Please tell me what you think is going on with my son and what you think is his problem and what we should do about it. Please help!
97676 tn?1340405373 Another suggestion is group therapy and exposure training. I believe group therapy can be one of the most effective tools in the conquering of social anxiety, but it's not for everyone. I'm glad to hear that things have taken a turn for the better for you. You're still very young and you can definetely reverse things and learn something new(not that it's too late for anyone) You seem very determined and I wish you the best of luck with everything.
620923 tn?1452915648 I have a 10 month old mini pin and she has been throwing up every day for the last month, since we left her at a kennel for a week.
Avatar f tn and (3) glutamatergic agents and behavior treatment includes include habit reversal training, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and acceptance-enhanced behavior therapy. You need to consult a psychiatrist for these treatment options. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps.