Childhood should be a fun and happy time. Unfortunately, an increasing number of children are showing symptoms of anxiety, which has become the biggest mental health problem facing young children today. All children have fears, but how much is normal, and how do you know when the stress has become a full-blown anxiety disorder? Most parents don't know how to realize when there is a real problem and how to deal with it. Fortunately, anxiety disorders are treatable, and parents can prevent their children from needless distress by following simple solutions. In this book, a childhood anxiety disorder specialist studies all occurrences of childhood fears, including social anxiety, Tourette's Syndrome, hair-pulling, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, and leads you through a proven plan to help your child back to emotional normalcy.
Author: Tamar E. Chansky Ph.D.