SALLY LLOYD

Autism Consultant

Category: Anxiety in Children

Tonsillitis & “PANDAS”*

Tonsillitis & “PANDAS”*

This PANDAS article was first published at steemit.com.  When PANDAS Treatment Begins *Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Strep* New Patient: A.G. Female. Age 5. UK.   A.G. is having recurrent tonsillitis and the start of PANDAS. She has permanently inflamed…

Your Immune System’s Warfare Tactics

Your Immune System’s Warfare Tactics

I’m actually considering calling this post “Killing Me Softly”.  It’s principally about steroid side effects, but I’m not drawing attention to just these drugs. Your Immune System’s Warfare Tactics. I visualize our immune system like a series of defensive concentric walls…

3 Rapid, Simple Anxiety Cases*

Sarah is age 6 and suffered from germ phobia and severe school anxiety.  Twice this year she was affected by breakdowns during which she said, “I don’t know how I’m still alive when I feel like this.”  Sarah was unable to…

Study Into Anxiety In Children: Outcomes

Study Into Anxiety In Children: Outcomes

HOMEOPATHIC STUDY INTO ANXIETY IN CHILDREN 2015  [Is now closed] In 2015 I carried out a homeopathic study to work on protocols for treating children with anxiety disorders/issues that lead to difficulties consulting health care providers, attending school & accessing other…

Follow Your Child

Follow Your Child

Following your child is a fast route to good mental health: Enabling children to gain a sense of their own competence is the key to maintaining good self-esteem and mental health. Sometimes we can step back and let them work things out…

Panic Attacks & Family Trauma

Panic Attacks & Family Trauma

Panic Attacks Run In Families? Panic attacks (frequently leading to anxiety & depression) run in families. Some well-known explanations for this are: thinking patterns (nurture), common experiences (environment) & inherited factors (nature).  However, some reasons you’d not have guessed! Science is now…

GCSE Exam Stress Fixes.

GCSE Exam Stress Fixes.

GCSE Exam Stress?    GCSE exam stress is common … You are not alone. GCSE exam stress is common and the ChildLine National Exam Stress Survey revealed that 96% of the 1300 who completed the survey felt anxious about GCSE exams and…

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