Teen Eating Disorders in Singapore: Anorexia, Bulimia and Binge Eating Disorder (BED)

29 Jun , 2021 - Blog, Eating Disorder, Mental Health, News, The Wave Clinic News

Teen Eating Disorders in Singapore: Anorexia, Bulimia and Binge Eating Disorder (BED)

A Generation Affected by Eating Disorders and the Parents Who Care. Teenagers and young adults in Singapore are more likely to be diagnosed with an eating disorder than at any previous time. Eating disorders amongst children, tweens, teens and young adults continue to rise at an alarming rate in Singapore, both in the expat and […]

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Can Under 18’s be diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder?

27 May , 2021 - Blog, Boderline Personality Disorder, Mental Health

Can Under 18’s be diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder?

A Guide to Teen BPD treatment for Parents and Carers. Borderline Personality Disorder has long been considered a diagnosis that mental health professionals were reluctant to make. It was also a diagnosis that families and young people lived in fear of receiving. The reluctance in confirming a diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder left many young […]

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Where Barbie Meets K-Pop: The Rise in Eating Disorders in Asia

21 May , 2021 - Blog, Eating Disorder, Mental Health

Where Barbie Meets K-Pop: The Rise in Eating Disorders in Asia

Body Image and Eating Disorders in Children and Teenagers From East to West, children and teenagers constantly gather information from people, things and events in their environment. They use this information to make judgments and form opinions about themselves, others and the world around them. Can exposure to unrealistic expectations and perfectionism affect the self-confidence […]

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COVID-19 Crisis Responsible for the Rapid Rise in Formal ADHD Diagnoses

8 May , 2021 - ADHD, Behavioral Health, Blog, Mental Health

COVID-19 Crisis Responsible for the Rapid Rise in Formal ADHD Diagnoses

The latest of 13 pandemic check-in surveys fielded by ADDitude has revealed a striking increase in the number of children and adults receiving a formal Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) diagnosis during the COVID-19 pandemic. The survey shows that among ADDitude readers, 26% of adults and children have been diagnosed with ADHD in the last […]

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How New Research Into Predicting Eating Disorders Could Provide Opportunities For Earlier Intervention

12 Apr , 2021 - Blog, Eating Disorder, Mental Health, News

How New Research Into Predicting Eating Disorders Could Provide Opportunities For Earlier Intervention

What Are Eating Disorders? An eating disorder causes an individual to interact with food in an unhealthy way: eating excessive amounts in an uncontrolled manner, limiting food intake or getting rid of food through purging, fasting, laxative intake or over-exercising. It is also possible for a combination of these behaviours to occur together. Individuals who have an […]

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ADHD in Teenage Girls and Young Women

23 Mar , 2021 - Blog, Developmental Health, Mental Health

ADHD in Teenage Girls and Young Women

Mention ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), and you may quickly be submerged in a conversation that includes the stereotypical imagery of loud tween and teen boys, demonstrating hyperactivity and boisterous behaviours. You may also be invited to an energetic discussion about the pros and cons of medication. You are not so likely to hear of […]

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