The seminar consisted of parents describing behaviors such as anxiety, depression, obsessive compulsive disorder, cutting, extreme fear, and intensities and me trying to provide feedback about how they might improve their child’s situation. Other issues such as taking children out of school and homeschooling them as a means to lessen the degree to which their child was struggling was also discussed. Several parents offered their own experiences of trying to deal these same issues.
The role of counseling as a potential intervention was discussed. Ideas about benefits and costs of counseling, along with how to identify good counselors were discussed. Trying to determine effectiveness of the counseling process was also discussed.
The following list of tips was provided across the questions and answers.
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