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How Dogs May Help Decrease Child Anxiety

December 22, 2015

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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The Parents Guide to Children and Separation Anxiety

June 4, 2013

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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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