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Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Anxiety and Stress Disorders (Children)
My teenage son has been told he has unexplained anxiety by his school`s psychologist. Is this a legitimate diagnosis?
Well its hard to determine the extent of your son's evaluation and the credentials of the psychologist in question. If you have concerns I would certainly seek a second opinion and explore with the school the nature and circumstances for your son's evaluation and their recommendations.
Floyd R Sallee, MD
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati