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Dr. Y. Vasavada, Pediatrician
Category: Paediatrics
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Experience:  M.D.(ped) passed at first attempt, in practice continuously for last 37 years. Certi. in Comp
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10 yr old girl demanding, hates & fights with younger brother,

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10 yr old girl demanding, hates & fights with younger brother, both parents have re married, so they share kids week about, cheeky wants answers when conversation is nothing to do with her, when angry scratches her legs for attention & has threatened to kill herself, she is my granddaughter & I want to help I am prepared to pay for any kind of help
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Paediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Y. Vasavada replied 3 years ago.

Dr. Yogindra Vasavada :

Hello,

Dr. Yogindra Vasavada :

Sorry about this problem with her. She is suffering due to marital problem of parents and separation. Please consult a child behavioral specialist for possible therapy including drugs for her.

Dr. Yogindra Vasavada :

This is specially required when your talking to her and reward, punishment method does not work.