Since birth she has had problems, used to bang her head on the floor until it bruised, she used to sit in silence and had to see a SALT. In nursery they introduced a psychologist as she wouldn't leave me, they called it separation anxiety. We then moved to a school and things just kept getting worse. My little girl never really had friends nor was interested in playing. We then had to move schools again to start in foundation aged 4-5 . I kept telling school there were issues and they wouldn't listen, we are now still at the same school and in year 4 now, unfortunately school still haven't listened to me and my child is suffering on a very daily basis. We have also done a course of CAMHS. The bit I am struggling with right now is the self torture. The smallest thing causes the most hateful outbursts. "I wish I wasn't born" "I'm just stupid" "I hate myself". I need help and advise.
I was diagnosed with ADHD 8 years ago. Since then i have been on medication but take it only when I need to study. Now i am in medical school so the need to take the medication is very frequent. Some days are good and productive, but other days the side effects hit me hard. I become very critical of myself to the point of tears, my appitite is severly curbed, my concentration is so...
It seems many posts are older here. I have a 15 year old daughter, currently finishing out a partial hospitalization program for her depression. I would love to touch base with other parents for support and advice.are there active groups or discussions here?thank you!