January 21, 2003
    Rhythmic Behavior

    Dr. Greene`s Answer: Head banging is a rhythmic behavior that is closely related to thumb sucking and body rocking. When parents see it they often get concerned about either its being a sign of a deve…

    October 30, 2002
    Head Banging: A-to-Z Guide from Diagnosis to Treatment to Prevention

    Introduction to head banging: When children develop a habit of head banging, their parents are often concerned. They express fear that this habit might hurt their child, perhaps even causing brain dam…

    Head Banging in Children
    April 27, 1998
    Head Banging in Children

    Dr. Greene's Answer: There are moments in a child's development that engender fear in her parents: those weeks before she was born when we wonder if she will really be okay, those moments after you ha…