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Emotional Problems

Children's temperaments vary and thus they are quite different in their ability to cope with stress and daily hassles. Some are easygoing by nature and adjust easily to events and new situations. Others are thrown off balance by changes in their lives.

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Childhood Depression: What Parents Can Do To Help

When a child has depression, there are things parents can do to help. These include encouraging healthy habits, considering the environment, educating the family, helping your child develop cognitive, coping and problem solving skills, rehearsing good behavior and social skills, and creating a safety and emergency plan.