I've been misdiagnosed, given the wrong meds, been vilified and told "to just deal with it" more times than Ican remember. It's a flaw in your chemistry, not your character: it's time to end the stigma.
A healthy self-esteem is a child's armor against the challenges they face on a daily basis. Kids who feel good about themselves typically excel academically, get along well with peers, and are able to handle conflicts and resist peer pressure.
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