If they have difficulty processing a significant or painful event or they are facing expectations that are not age-appropriate, perhaps their important needs are not being met. These are the situations that can arise despite parents’ best intentions, and can cause their child problems.
When should we visit a pediatric psychologist?
- Behavioral problems
- Learning problems
- Educational difficulties (changing schools, starting school, family crisis, divorce)
- Integration difficulties
- Fears, physical symptoms (headache , stomach ache, „tics”)
- Bed wetting
- Eating disorders
- In any case when we feel that our child has great difficulty coping or cannot cope with a situation in his or her life.