information that is quoted from this web site and shared with you, is in hopes
that you gain more insight into your child’s specials needs…
We do not endorse the websites referenced.
A licensed physician should be
consulted for diagnosis and treatment of any and all medical conditions.
Information provided herein should not be used during any medical emergency or
for the diagnosis or treatment of any medical condition.
Why is my child so emotional with behavioral problems?
Type of Special Need
School Term :(EH
of children with problems of this kind is likely to vary from situation to
situation and from day to day. One day the child may seem quiet and
withdraw and refuse to engage in conversation, answering only with a grunt.
Other days they can seem friendly and sociable. They may seem unable to
control their emotions and are likely to have aggressive outbursts. They
can be very sensitive and because their self-esteem is low cannot 'take a
joke'. They are more likely to see it as a criticism. They may also act as
if they expect to be blamed for everything and have a persecution complex.
They often have little regard for the feelings of others and can be bullying
or aggressive to others.
appropriate strategies to help these pupils are not put in place, they are
at risk of suspension or even expulsion (NI)
People who can
| Events l
UUP Parent Association