Webinar: Irritable Kids: What the Research Teaches Us


Webinar: Irritable Kids: What the Research Teaches Us


Location: Online

Date/ Start Time: 03/30/2017, 10:00 am

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/irritable-kids-what-the-research-teaches-us-tickets-31414750364

Sponsor: NIMH

Event Description:

Are You Concerned About Your Child’s Irritability? Does your child have severe temper tantrums or "rages?"

Join the webinar and learn about Severe Irritability and Disruptive Mood Dysregulation (DMDD) in Children & Youth with Kenneth Towbin, M.D., Chief of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in the Emotion and Development Branch at the National Institute of Mental Health.

Dr. Towbin will discuss:

  • Common signs and severity of symptoms
  • How parents can help a child with severe irritability
  • What treatment options exist
  • Ongoing research about irritable children conducted at NIMH in Bethesda, MD