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Home Schooling vs. Traditional School for Children with Anxiety and ADHD

August 6, 2013

Ever wonder if home schooling may be a much better fit for your child than the daily anxiety fest of heading off to the classroom? Here are some things to think about to help you make up your mind.
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The Parents Guide to Night Terrors

April 10, 2013

Night terrors are fairly rare, but you'll certainly know if your anxious child suffers from them. Read to learn more about this seemingly scary condition and what you can do to help stop and prevent it.
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The Parents Guide to ADHD

March 21, 2013

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, may not have a cure, but it does have various treatment options. Read on to learn more about the treatments, symptoms and myths of ADHD along with ways parents can help their anxious children cope with the disorder.
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6 Ways Science Shows Nutrition Can Help Child Anxiety

March 6, 2013

Groundbreaking research proves that what children with anxiety eat impacts their ability to cope with stress in a positive way. Learn 6 ways science shows nutrition can help child anxiety.
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DSM-5 Danger: Your Anxious Child’s Tantrums May Now Be a Disorder

January 24, 2013

Your anxious kid may throw temper tantrums because all children throw temper tantrums. But those tantrums are now fodder for diagnosing an anxious child with a mental health disorder. Read on to find out more.
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DSM-5 Danger: What Happens to Your Anxious Child when ‘Normal’ Grief becomes Clinical Depression

January 10, 2013

Normal grief and clinical depression may be totally different issues, although the DSM-5 now has the power to treat them as one in the same. Read to learn of the detrimental impact this may have on you and your anxious child.
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Teens, Social Anxiety, and Substance Abuse

October 3, 2012

Adolescence is generally known as a period when social interactions are of the utmost importance. Teens are highly preoccupied by how others perceive them. For teens with social anxiety disorder, being liked and approved of by others seems even more important. Highly anxious teenagers can feel enormous pressure, so parents must know how to prevent poor coping behaviors.
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Short-Term Side Effects of Anxiety Medication in Children

September 26, 2012

There are several types of drugs used to treat anxiety disorders in children, all with their own distinct side effects.
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