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Keeping Kids Healthy, 3, Bipolar Disorder in Children
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in Keeping Kids Healthy, 3 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2005), 41 mins
One minute your child is on top of the world -- giddy with laughter, full of energy and confidence. The next, he's raging, or crying, or talking of suicide. There might be tantrums, even threats or acts of violence. What's going on? The answer might - might - be bipolar disorder (formerly called 'manic depression'...
in Keeping Kids Healthy, 3 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2005), 41 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, 5, Teen Suicide: The Silent Epidemic
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directed by Dan Glovach; produced by Karin Attonito, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 5 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2002), 19 mins
What can you do if your teen is thinking about suicide? How can you even know? Meet a teenage girl who has attempted suicide three times. She describes in chilling detail what drove her to try to kill herself, and joins her doctor in providing practical suggestions that parents can use to detect and prevent suicid...
directed by Dan Glovach; produced by Karin Attonito, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 5 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2002), 19 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, 6, ADHD: What It Is, What It Isn't
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written by Winnie King; directed by Dan Glovach; presented by Winnie King; produced by Mercedes Leigh Johnson, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 6 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2005), 16 mins
What's the difference between a rambunctious kid with lots of energy and a kid with ADHD? A home of a family with an ADHD teenager, shows us what ADHD behaviors are and how they affect the family. Then, find out from the experts what the symptoms are, how it's diagnosed, and what parents can do to advocate for the...
written by Winnie King; directed by Dan Glovach; presented by Winnie King; produced by Mercedes Leigh Johnson, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 6 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2005), 16 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, 7, Adolescent Onset Schizophrenia: 1 in 100 Young People
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written by Winnie King; presented by Winnie King, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 7 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 28 mins
Unlike schizophrenia that strikes in very early childhood, the adolescent-onset variety is frequently highly treatable, and young people have a greater likelihood of fully regaining their lives. But it's up to their families to act quickly and decisively - to recognize the symptoms, and be relentless in getting an...
written by Winnie King; presented by Winnie King, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 7 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 28 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, 8, Childhood Onset Schizophrenia: A Life Interrupted
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produced by Tami Yeager, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 8 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 29 mins
Schizophrenia generally does strike young people, rather than adults; but it doesn’t usually appear in children before they reach their teens. But when it does, it's even more devastating than in an older child, and you need to get expert help immediately. In this program, you'll see what happened when one famil...
produced by Tami Yeager, in Keeping Kids Healthy, 8 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 29 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, 9, Recognizing Borderline Personality Disorder in Children
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in Keeping Kids Healthy, 9 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2006), 27 mins
Could your child's explosiveness and impulsive behavior be a sign of 'borderline personality disorder'? Are you frequently confronted with intense rages, hostility, over sensitivity and overreaction, or self-injurious behavior like cutting, burning, or substance abuse? These are some of the signs of a little under...
in Keeping Kids Healthy, 9 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2006), 27 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, 11, Coping With an Alcoholic Parent
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in Keeping Kids Healthy, 11 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2006), 1 hour 7 mins
Your spouse is an alcoholic, and your family life is in chaos. Alcohol addiction has taken over the life of your spouse and your family. But there are things you can do while your spouse is drinking, and even if he or she stops to make things easier on your family life, and on your kids. This dramatic program take...
in Keeping Kids Healthy, 11 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2006), 1 hour 7 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, 13, Teen Anxiety Disorder
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in Keeping Kids Healthy, 13 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 28 mins
This film explores 'social anxiety disorder' a condition in which teens feel extreme, unreasonable anxiety about being judged harshly by others, or about behaving in a way that might cause them embarrassment. A family who has lived through the problem, as well as two experts, will show us how to recognize and help...
in Keeping Kids Healthy, 13 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 28 mins
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Keeping Kids Healthy, Youth Violence: Breaking the Cycle
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with Winnie King; produced by Winnie King, in Keeping Kids Healthy (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2003), 29 mins
Every day we hear gruesome stories of violent acts committed by young people: school shootings, gang wars, bullying. But why are so many kids turning to violence, and how do we stop it? Experts have begun to figure out some of the answers; other answers come from the kids who live through the violence. This progra...
with Winnie King; produced by Winnie King, in Keeping Kids Healthy (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2003), 29 mins
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