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Why You Should Keep an Eye on Your Anxious Child’s Cartoons

July 16, 2013

Cartoons are not always for kids, and even those geared toward children can have higher levels of violence than shows geared toward general audiences. Read on to discover what the violent content can do to your anxious child.
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The Parents Guide to Positive Psychology and Child Anxiety

June 18, 2013

Positive psychology may be relatively new, but that doesn't mean it's not highly effective for helping anxious children better enjoy life. Check out more about this science and learn ways to incorporate its concepts into you and your anxious child's lives.
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The Parents Guide to Death, Grief, and Child Anxiety

June 11, 2013

There is no "right way" or "wrong way" for an anxious child to grieve. There are, however, some warning signs that may merit outside help with your child's grieving process.
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The Parents Guide to Children and Separation Anxiety

June 4, 2013

Separation anxiety is never pleasant, but it's a normal phenomenon that your child should outgrow around age 2. If symptoms continue through preschool and beyond, you may want to take some action. Check out a slew of info and tips on helping you and your child cope.
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How Sports Can Help (or Hurt!) Your Anxious Child

May 28, 2013

Sports can actually make your child's anxiety worse, although engaging in sports can come with a slew of benefits. Find out what that ballgame or soccer match may be doing for your anxious child.
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The Parents Guide to New Siblings and Anxiety in Children

May 22, 2013

A new baby can be a joy -- or not, depending on how your anxious child takes it. Check out some info and tips on how your child may react to a new sibling in the home and how you can make the experience more joyful for everyone.
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Is the Nutritional Craze Hurting Your Anxious Child?

May 21, 2013

Low-fat, reduced-calorie, gluten-free -- read on to help ensure your anxious child is not suffering from the world's obsession with nutrition.
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The Parents Guide to Moving and Anxiety in Kids and Adolecsents

May 21, 2013

Anxious children tend to feel safest when all is stable. So you can just imagine the effects moving can have! Check out some research and tips outlining how you can make the move a bit easier for your child and the entire family.
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The Parents Guide to Helping Anxious Children Cope with Test Anxiety

May 15, 2013

An estimated 40 percent of children suffer from some type of test anxiety. Check out how you can help if your anxious child is one of them.
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How Children with ADHD can ‘Stay Cool’ when Dealing with Emotions

May 10, 2013

Emotions can be tough for any child, but add ADHD into the mix and dealing with feelings can be an even bigger challenge. A new book offers insights and helpful hints that can ease the overall challenge.
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