adolescents

Adolescent Counselling – How Does It Help?

By Dr. Ms. P. Madhurima Reddy, Psychology The years of adolescence can be full of ups and downs, with concerns related to puberty and pressures from peer groups. Then if we add up the fascination and use of electronic gadgets along with social media, where the exchange of messages keep on taking…

PTSD in Children and Adolescents!!

By, Dr. Pooja Anand Sharma, Psychology Children no longer have sheltered existence from personal and public disasters. Accidents, physical and sexual abuse, weak inter-personal relationships in the family leave deep scars on a child’s psyche. Trauma is increasingly personal nowadays, and so psychological problems arise frequently. Some notable facts about post-traumatic…

Early Puberty: Causes and Consequences of Precocious Puberty!!

By Gautam Clinic Pvt Ltd , Sexology Early puberty, more often referred to as precocious puberty, can be viewed as premature adolescence in girls aged below 8 years, and in boys of ages below 9 years. This is marked by the transformation of the child’s body into an adult much earlier…

Internet may be the cause of depression among adolescents

The Academy of Finland has funded a longitudinal research called Mind the Gap, which has established connections between the excessive use of internet and exhaustion in school. The study shows that burnout in school by overusing the internet can lead to depression and the addiction usually happens if one is…