Child Counseling

मुलांची मानसिकता

ADHD Assessment

मुलं हि देवाघरची फ़ुलं म्हटलं जाते. ते अगदी खरे आहे याची प्रचिती दिवसेंदिवस येत आहे. त्यांना अगदी नाजुकप्रकारे जपावे लागते. मी गेले १३ वर्षे या क्षेत्रात काम करत आहे. नेहमी नवनवीन अडचणी घेवून पालक आम्हाला भेटायला येतात. कधी स्वतःहून, तर कधी डॉक्टर पाठवतात तर कधी त्यांना शाळा सुचवते. पूर्वी शाररीक आजार घेवून पालक डॉक्टरांकडे जायचे पण दिवसेंदिवस मानसशास्त्राची गरज मला वाढलेली दिसते. मानसशास्त्र हे सगळ्या वयाच्या टप्प्यात काम करतात. पूर्वी मानास्शात्राकडे जाणारी व्यक्ती म्हणजे “वेडा”त्यालाच गरज लागते. पण आताच्या पिढीने थोड्या वेगळ्या दृष्टिने या क्षेत्राकडे पाहायला हवे आणि तसेच आपल्या मुलांमधील बदल सुद्धा टिपायला हवेत. मग पालक म्हणून  कोणत्या गोष्टी लक्षात घ्यायला हव्यात असे प्रश्न तुम्हांला पडला असेल काही मानसशास्त्रीय मुख्य  नावे तुमच्या निदशर्नात आणून  देते ती म्हणजे …. अटेन्शनडेफिसिट  हायपर  अॅक्टीव डीसॉरडर (Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder) : यामध्ये तीन प्रकार पडतात  १.  लक्ष नसणे २. चंचलता आणि ३.अस्थिरता. यातील कोणत्याही गोष्टीमुळे मुलांना त्रास होताना दिसतो.याचा परिणाम त्यांच्या  दैनंदिन जीवनात पाहायला मिळतो.जसे कि अभ्यास करताना एका जागी स्थिर न बसणे, घाई करणे, लहान सहान  चुका करणे. अशा विविध अडथळ्यामुळे खूप त्रास होताना दिसतो. ऑटीझम(Autism). : अशी…

Child Counseling

Simple Classroom Accommodations for ADHD


Have one or more children with ADHD in your class? A few simple accommodations can go a long way in not just helping the child cope better in the classroom, but also create an atmosphere of camaraderie amongst students and make classroom management easier. Below are a few accommodations that can be made to ease the school routine for a child with ADHD: Seating Place the child in your direct line of vision. This will help you keep an eye on the child, and also help the child with ADHD focus better, knowing that the teacher is right there. Also make sure the child sits as far away from doors, windows or any other distractions as possible. Allow for More Time Due to their fluctuating attention span, students with ADHD will often work slowly or need more time to complete their tasks. Allow for this wherever you can. Help the…

Sports Counseling

Sports and Personality Development in Children

Sports, with their impact and influence, have always had a place in society. Its magnificent ability to unite people makes sport a powerful communication tool. Sports also help to strengthen connections and trust in our wider communities. The sports dynamic essentially transcends all social, political and ethnic barriers. Let us look at some ways in which Sports contribute to a growing child’s personality. Enhances Self Esteem Reduce anxiety Builds a positive outlook towards life Builds team work and collaboration Inculcates healthy sense of competition Better body image Builds ability to handle setback and failures Builds better social skills Promotes many values such as discipline, team spirit, time management, crisis management, resilience etc. Improves cognitive function, academic performance and behaviour in school. Athletes have higher levels of academic achievement than non-athletes. Facts about sport participation: Research proves that kids who are involved in sports have better concentration level that those who are…


Childhood Disorders

‘Mule hi deva gharchi phule’, one of the famous Marathi proverbs meaning- children are flowers from God’s own home. It expresses the emotions towards kids very accurately. As parents we find every child as a beautiful and delicate flower which we want to protect from every thorn. However, some things are out of our control e.g. developmental disorders in children which are inherited genetically, caused due to trauma during the term of pregnancy or caused after the birth of the infant. Following are few of the disorders which are largely observed in children: Autism Spectrum Disorder: The causal factors of ASD are not specific. It can be anything from genetic to any environmental trauma caused during infancy. It’s key symptom comprises of social impairments involving lack of interaction with others, inability to make and sustain conversation, lack of emotional expressions and gesture, repetitive behavior (verbal or physical), sensory disintegration, and…


Adolescent Mental Health

Adolescents (12 – 19 years) face lot of changes in their life right from hormonal changes leading to development of secondary sexual characteristics, striving for independence from their caregivers, importance of socialising with friends and peers. They are known to face lot of problems but many parents are not aware of these. Even if they are aware they do not know how to handle them. This article aims to throw light on few of these issues and provide solution for them. Major problems faced include: Drug Addiction Internet Addiction Sexual problems Depression and Suicide Eating Disorders Adolescent Mental Health Issues Treatment: Not to panic or criticise or threaten them or else he will lose faith in you. Be friendly and be empathic, gain his confidence. Get consultation with a psychiatrist who will help him. There are medicines available for reducing craving & becoming free from substance dependence. Root cause analysis…