Ask Dr. Pat
Looking for answers to pressing parenting issues, family dilemmas, behavioural concerns and more? We’ve got answers to all kind of parenting questions from Dr. Pat an expert contributor to About Kids’ Health on a range of topics submitted by parents. Patrick J. McGrath OC, PhD, FRSC is a clinical psychologist and a researcher. He is Professor of Psychology, Pediatrics, and Psychiatry at Dalhousie University and Vice President – Research at IWK Health Centre in Halifax.
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