separation anxiety

What to Do When Your Anxious Child Refuses to Go to School

August 31, 2017

Anxious children can view school as a scary place and even refuse to go. Here's what you can do to help your child work through school refusal.
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How Dogs May Help Decrease Child Anxiety

December 22, 2015

Dogs can help children learn responsibility and cooperation while providing unconditional love. And a recent study also finds dogs may do wonders for reducing children's anxiety.
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Separation Anxiety: What’s Normal and What’s a Problem?

May 26, 2015

Separation anxiety is part of growing up, although it can also become something your child does not outgrow. Learn more about the disorder.
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How to Teach Anxious Children about ‘Stranger Danger’

October 8, 2013

Anxious children may already harbor anxiety and fear around strangers, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't take the time to discuss the proverbial "stranger danger" and ways your child can stay safest.
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Identifying Risk Factors for Panic Attacks in Teens

October 4, 2013

For most people, being a teenager is a challenge in and of itself. Having to worry about panic attacks in addition to the emotional and physical changes of adolescence can be overwhelming for a young person. In this article, we will explore the traits which predispose certain teens to panic attacks later in life.
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Does Your Child Have Separation Anxiety?

August 30, 2013

Every child goes through phases, but it isn't always easy to know when your son or daughter is experiencing something that may be harmful to his or her well-being. Do you know how to tell the difference between first-day-of-school jitters and genuine anxiety?
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What Your Anxious Child’s Stomach Ache Could Really Mean

August 27, 2013

Your child's stomach ache may stem not from something he ate but from the anxiety he's feeling. Check out more info on the anxiety to pain link and what you can do to help.
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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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Summer Camp Tips for You and Your Anxious Child

July 2, 2013

Summer camp can so be fun in the sun for your anxious child, especially if you check out some helpful hints for making the experience as fulfilling as possible.
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Is Your Anxious Child Ready for Summer Camp?

June 25, 2013

If your anxious child wants to go to summer camp, the experience can be an enlightening one that may even help with anxiety issues. Check out more info to determine if your child is up for the camping adventure.
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