Hallucinations in Children: Diagnostic and Treatment Strategies

Kanwar Ajit S. Sidhu, T. O. Dickey III, Current Psychiatry, October 2010, 9, 10.

Abstract: Hallucinations in children are of grave concern to parents and clinicians, but aren’t necessarily a symptom of mental illness. In adults, hallucinations usually are linked to serious psychopathology; however, in children they are not uncommon and may be part of normal development.