Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry

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What Could Happen When ADHD Goes Untreated?

If not diagnosed or properly treated, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD is one of the most impairing disorders to grow up with. In children, aside from their academic performance, ADHD can impact their social and emotional well-being. As they grow into adults without the proper treatment, ADHD can negatively affect their job performance, relationships, … Read more

Anxiety Symptoms in Teens

Contrary to popular belief, anxiety is actually pretty normal during adolescent and teenage years, for this period serves to be the most stressful stage in a person’s life. This is understandable for these years tend to be the most explorative and confusing years in one’s life. Normally, anxiety serves as a coping mechanism stimulated by … Read more

How to Manage Anxiety and Get a Good Night’s Sleep

Most people who suffer from anxiety also have trouble sleeping. While many of us experience not getting enough sleep every once in a while, there are people who can’t get enough sleep all the time. People who worry too much get very little to no sleep. When this becomes a routine, it causes many problems. … Read more

Teens with Sleeping Problems are Prone to Self Harm

Adolescents with sleep problems were significantly more likely to report self-harm than those without sleep problems, according to the findings of a study led by Mari Hysing from Uni Research in Bergen, and published in the British Journal of Psychiatry. Insomnia, short sleep duration, long sleep onset latency, wake after sleep onset as well as large … Read more

Teens with Sleep Problems Can Cause Self Harm

Adolescents with sleep problems were significantly more likely to report self-harm than those without sleep problems, according to the findings of a study led by Mari Hysing from Uni Research in Bergen, and published in the British Journal of Psychiatry. Insomnia, short sleep duration, long sleep onset latency, wake after sleep onset as well as … Read more

Ramiro Guillen

RAMIRO GUILLEN, M.D. Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry Former Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, State University of New York; Upstate Medical Center (SUNY) Lecturer on Psychiatry Private Practice Office – CNS Center of Arizona Former Chief Medical Officer for People of Color Network Former Chief Medical Officer for Southwest Behavioral and Health Services Former Chief Medical … Read more

Information

According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), approximately one in four people are afflicted with a psychiatric disorder, and one in seventeen suffers from a serious psychiatric disorder. Furthermore, many who receive such a diagnosis also suffer from more than one disorder at a time. Diseases and disorders of the mind affect not … Read more