Tag archive: mental illness

Autism Misdiagnosis – Advantage or Disadvantage?

Autism misdiagnosis is a serious matter, because many parents whose children suffer from milder learning disabilities or behavioral and developmental disorders accept this diagnosis because it offers them more support, assistance and services from the government and local authorities.


Misdiagnosis of ADHD – A Common Occurence

Misdiagnosis of ADHD is a common occurrence with children because the symptoms it shows can easily be mistook as manifestations of other mental illnesses; however, the parent’s inability to accept ADHD in their child may also be part of the problem.