Okay, you've been to your initial appointment with a physician or therapist. Perhaps medication, therapy, or a combination of the two has been recommended. If you are like most people new to the psychological world of treatment, the extensive medical terminology may have overwhelmed you. Many parents leave this appointment feeling somewhat relieved but are still confused about whether their child should undergo treatment. If you are worried about making that decision, and wonder how it will affect you and your child, read on.