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What are mental health warning signs in younger children?

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Signs of a mental health problem can include:

  • Changes in school performance
  • Poor grades despite strong efforts
  • Excessive worry or anxiety
  • Hyperactivity
  • Persistent nightmares
  • Persistent disobedience and/or aggressive behavior
  • Frequent temper tantrums

From: Mental Health Warning Signs WebMD Medical Reference

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National Institute of Mental Health.

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on February 18, 2020

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National Institute of Mental Health.

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on February 18, 2020

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