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Warning Signs - Children's Mental Health

What are the warning signs of a children's mental health disorder?

If a child or young adult you know exhibits any of the warning signs below, it could signal a mental health disorder. If any of these sound familiar, reach out to Your Life Iowa for free, confidential support before it goes too far.

  • Changes in school performance
  • Excessive worry or anxiety; for instance, fighting to avoid bed or school
  • Withdrawing from social activities or friends
  • Hyperactive behavior
  • Frequent nightmares
  • Outbursts or aggression
  • Frequent temper tantrums

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