A mother, of a mentally ill boy, wrote a captivating essay about her struggles with her son’s violent spells. It was called “I am Adam Lanza’s Mother”, and it was posted on the Huffington Post.
In the essay, the mother writes about how challenging it is to help a mentally-ill child that is violent. She also talks about how difficult it is to get help.
After what happened last week, a lot of parents are keeping a close eye on their children, and their well-being. What if, though, you see symptoms from your child that signal potential ill-behavior?
Jacque Reid, of the TJMS, talked with psychologist, and TV personality, Jeffrey Gardere about how parents can spot violent tendancies in their children. Listen to the interview below, and let us know what you think.