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i have a 5 yr old grandson i got custody of a couple ...

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i have a 5 yr old grandson i got custody of a couple months ago he hasd lived with us at least 3 yrs out of his life and has become very hyper over the past 6 monthshe stays up til 3 or 4 in the moring both of his parents have either depression and the other is bypolar and has adhd could it be possible that he may be one of those. looking for some answers. reply back to my email if you might have some kind of advise thank [email protected]
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Parenting
Expert:  Ms Chase replied 9 years ago.

Is he sleeping during the day? what time does he get up in the morning?

Is he complaining about missing his parents?


Customer: replied 9 years ago.
no he dose not sleep during the daytime. he gets up about he dosent complan about missing his parents.he is very hyper and dosent seem to stay focused on anything to long.they wont let him into kindergarten because he wont pay attention or stay focused on anything he is told.i really feel lost and dont have an answer only that adhd plays a part in all of this
Expert:  Ms Chase replied 9 years ago.

Has he seen the doctor, has he been tested?