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Nursing post

A nursing post is a health centre staffed by nurses or nurse practitioners, who have the training necessary to provide medical services, including emergency care.

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Depression in children

If your child has symptoms of depression, it's best to seek professional help. Find out more about depression and children.

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Adult ADHD

Adult ADHD can affect people’s employment, ability to study and capacity to manage their lives. Learn more about the symptoms and where to get help.

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Causes of ADHD

The causes of ADHD are not fully known. It is thought that genetic and environmental factors can interact, creating changes in brain development and function.

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Diagnosis of ADHD

An ADHD diagnosis is usually made by a specialist paediatrician or child psychiatrist who assesses the child's behaviour, interviewing parents and teachers.

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Symptoms of ADHD

Everyone gets restless from time to time. But for people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), it can be very hard to stay focused on a task.

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Separation anxiety

Separation anxiety disorder commonly occurs among younger children as part of growing up. However it is now also recognised as a condition that can affect adults too, usually alongside other anxiety disorders.

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ADHD in children

Everyone, especially kids, gets restless and distracted from time to time. But for children with ADHD, it can be extremely hard to stay focused on a task.

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Treatment for ADHD

Treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can include several options, depending on the specific needs of each child and family.

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Social workers

Social workers provide counselling, information and referral to other services in crisis situations. Here's what to do if you need a social worker.

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