Case Study Teen Depression | Mental health articles
Case history Wanda S, aged 16 years, comes for her checkup accompanied by her mother. She is in good health and has had no notable illnesses in the past year. However, Wanda complains of difficulty sleeping in the past few months and of frequently being tired. Her mother asks for a few minutes alone to discuss her concerns about her daughter. Because of the relatively modest literature, particularly on treatment, some suggestions are based on published opinions of experts. We have noted when expert opinion is our source. What does depression look like in adolescents?
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances. His presenting problems included speech and language problems, learning disabilities, poor impulse control and substance abuse. Using the BioPsychoSocial Model of diagnostic evaluation and treatment, the evaluation was positive for signs and symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Depression, as well as a Temporal Lobe Syndrome resulting from the substance abuse. In addition, neuropsychological testing indicated cognitive limitations that had not been previously identified.
Accompanying symptoms, such as acne, can also be treated with homeopathy. Treatment Plan using Homeopathy In this case, I would recommend three remedies. The first remedy is focused on depression in general. This remedy is to bring emotions into balance, thereby reducing depression and improving general well-being.