Mental Health Worker Calls for Understanding of Childhood Shyness

As a parent, you want your child to enjoy a rich, healthy social life. Social interactions are especially important in a child's development. This is why many parents urge their shy children to be more outgoing. But is that really the right thing to do?

Offering Support to Your Anxious Child

Sometimes what an anxious child needs most is the support of his or her parents. By setting an example for your anxious child, you can help him or her to feel more at ease. Find out more about how to do that here.

How Praise and Labels Can Hurt Your Anxious Child

It's a parents prerogative to praise their anxious children or label them as "smart," and the children often very well deserve it. But how you dole out your praise and affix a label can play a big role in your child's later path to success. Read on for more.

Why an Anxious Child May be a Selfish Child

No one likes the child that never shares his toys or refuses to let others sit next to her. If your anxious child is that selfish child, check out some info that can help.

School Made Easier: An Strategy Guide for Your Anxious Child

The mere thought of going to school can start anxiety creeping into your anxious child's soul. Check out a new book that offers tips on alleviating anxiety and transforming school into a fun and educational place.

Recognizing Panic Attacks in Children, Teens

Panic attacks in adults are starting to gain more attention, but what does a panic attack look like in a teen or a child? And what does a child who is having a panic attack feel and think? Read about it here.

Does Your Child Have Separation Anxiety?

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?

What Your Anxious Child’s Stomach Ache Could Really Mean

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.

Schools Find New Ways to Keep Students Relaxed

Stress in students has become a big problem around our country and in other nations, as well. Some schools are now actively working to find a solution to the issue by offering various stress relief methods. Read more about it here.

How to Help Your Anxious Child Make Friends

New friends can be a scary prospect for your anxious child, but there are things you can do to help. Read on for more!