Emotions - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Learn about the normal feelings and emotions of childhood and adolescence.
Mental Health Specialists for Parents
Counselors, therapists, clinical social workers, psychologists, and psychiatrists are all experts in mental health. But there can be differences. Learn more.
Emotions & Behavior - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Is it just a phase or a serious problem? Help your child cope with life's ups and downs, from dealing with divorce to preparing for new siblings. Or find out how to understand your child's behavior, whether it's toddler tantrums or teenage depression.
Binge Eating Disorder for Parents
Kids who eat unusually large amounts of food - and feel guilty or secretive about it - could be struggling with binge eating disorder.
Diabetes: Dealing With Feelings for Parents
If your child has diabetes, you may spend a lot of time thinking about the physical effects. But it's also important to understand the emotional issues surrounding a diabetes diagnosis.
Taking Your Child to a Therapist for Parents
Many children and teens have problems that affect how they feel, act, or learn. Going to therapy helps them cope better, feel better, and do better.
Body Image and Self-Esteem for Teens
When your body changes, so can your image of yourself. Find out how your body image affects your self-esteem and what you can do.
Eating Disorders for Parents
Eating disorders are common among teens and kids, especially young women. Read about the warning signs, prevention strategies, and ways to help a child with an eating disorder.
Diabetes: When to Call the Doctor for Parents
Caring for a child with diabetes includes knowing when to get medical help. Learn more about when to call the doctor.
Bipolar Disorder for Teens
Bipolar disorders are one of several medical conditions called depressive disorders that affect the way a person's brain functions. Find out more about bipolar disorder.