Adopted child syndrome is psychological disorder in children or adults who have been adopted by their parents. It results in unhealthy behavioral patterns as patients tend to suffer from chronic depression, feelings of loss, rejection, problems in bonding, attachment disorders, lying, stealing, defiance of authority and even acts of violence.
HOW IS ADOPTED CHILD SYNDROME DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis of ACS is a matter of Psychiatry and counseling can be one best way to figure out the syndrome. Psychiatrist can also conduct tests like hypnotism or other tests to confirm the disease among adopted children
HOW IS ADOPTED CHILD SYNDROME TREATED?
The treatment for this syndrome involves therapies, counseling and parenting guidance. The child’s environment should be positive and caring to improve their relationship with parents and peers. Medicines could be suggestive in cases of depression, anxiety or hyperactivity.
DID YOU KNOW?
There is no immediate treatment for this syndrome. The results will take long time. The psychologist plays an important role in treating this syndrome. Great amount of positivity and encouragement will help in gaining quick results.