Semin Pediatr Neurol 2022 Apr 19;41:100947. Epub 2021 Nov 19.
Department of Psychological Medicine, The Children's Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, NSW, Australia; University of Sydney Medical School, NSW, Australia; Westmead Institute for Medical Research, Westmead, NSW, Australia. Electronic address:
Children and adolescents with functional neurological (conversion) disorder (FND) present with symptoms of impaired motor and sensory function. FND involves complex interactions between the brain, mind, body, and lived experience of the child. The gold standard for treatment is therefore a holistic, biopsychosocial approach with multimodal interventions delivered by a multidisciplinary team. Read More