Mental health is a very significant and vital part of the overall development and well-being of a child. Mental illness begins after the age of 14. According to WHO, around 10 to 12% of children have mental illness worldwide.
There are plenty of psychiatric problems that can be perceived by the actions and behavior of a child. It is very important to identify them and find a real solution for that.
Dr. Sanjay Jain offers Child Psychiatric treatment in Jaipur. He is an experienced and highly qualified doctor providing treatments for the various problems related to children. His passion for his work has been actively supporting kids to overcome their mental stresses and lead a happy and stress-free life.
Reason for Psychological Problems in a Child
The exact reason for the cause of psychological problems in a child is not entirely addressed. Still, factors like heredity and biology are considered to be a reason for mental problems.
The reason that can cause psychological illness are as follows:
1. Genetic reason:
We’ve seen much mental disorder in an individual because of their family history. It can be said that the particular psychological trait is passed on from parents to their children. Genetic transfer of disorder is quite common and can be seen in many families.
Genetic reasons for children’s psychological problems.
Just like adults, several mental disorders can be seen because of the improper functioning of the brain or any other part of the brain, especially the parts that control your thoughts and perceptions. Sometimes head traumas can also lead to several psychological factors.
3. Psychological trauma:
The coalition of factors like severe physical or sexual abuse and violence can lead a child to psychological trauma. If a child loses his/her parents at an early age and feels neglected by them can also cause depression at an early age in a child.
4. Surroundings and environment
Tragic events and stressful surroundings can trigger a mental illness in a child’s brain. By keeping a happy climate can lead to a healthy body and mind of a child.
Mental Illness in children needs to be addressed
This type of illness causes irritation and anger in very small things. Lack of sleep and bad dreams in the night are very common.
The symptoms of anxiety disorder are:
- Lack of concentration
- Not eating properly
- Constant negative thoughts
- Stomach ache and getting unwell
- Getting out of control on small matters
ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)
ADHD is quite common in children. Children’s having ADHD illnesses finds it hard to stand still. They continuously move here and there or squirm in the chair.
Inattentiveness, lack of focus, hyperactivity, and daydreaming are some other factors that can be seen in a child.
ASD is commonly known as Autism. In this type of disorder, the children face difficulties in communication with others. Interacting with other people becomes a challenging task for them. Other symptoms of autism are a problem in making eye contact, arms flapping, and twirling.
Depression and other mental problems:
Depression is quite common in children. Loss of interest in doing anything, feeling sad every time, and unable to concentrate on doing anything.
OCD, also is known as Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, is a disorder in which children have recurring thoughts, actions, and obsessions that make them do specific things again and again. Things like repetitive hand washing, checking things more than once and cleaning intensely
It is challenging to realize the obsession and compulsion, which eventually return children to a shell.
Some significant symptoms for OCD:
- Checking if you have locked the door or not again and again.
- You are always checking your phone for no reason.
- Repetition of a task for more than once, like writing, reading, washing hands, etc.
- Overthinking about a particular topic and discussing it with others.
The symptoms of OCD can be minimized by special treatment. These are the words of Dr. Sanjay Jain. He says that with proper counseling sessions and very few medicines, we can cure children of such type of mental illness.
According to him, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), along with the medicines, is the perfect cure for any mental disorder in the child. It includes proper meditation, talk therapy, or sometimes both.
Jain Neuropsychiatry Clinic offers consists of the best and expert psychiatric and psychologists treatments in Jaipur so that the children can overcome these kinds of OCD symptoms.
Some other disorders are bedwetting, behavioral issues, anger, and mental retardation.
Cost of the treatment:
We provide customized budget-friendly psychological therapies that are meticulously designed, keeping in mind the requirements of our patients.
For further information about the treatment and the cost, you can visit our clinic.
Consultation Cost is 300 INR for one time sitting.
WHY CHOOSE US?
Our goal is to provide the right information regarding high quality and care treatment for people who are suffering from a mental disorder. Dr. Sanjay Jain is a highly qualified geriatric psychiatrist, and also a renowned sexologist in Jaipur. Dr. Sanjay Jain provides child psychiatric treatment in Jaipur.
We provide proper hospitality and treatments for the patients, whether they are children, teenagers, or senior citizens. We offer treatments for every age group because we know that mental illness can affect anybody.