Anxiety In Children & Teens
Anxiety is normal but can become a problem. Everyone experiences anxiety from time to time. It alerts us to threats, protects us from danger and helps us reach important goals.
When a child does not outgrow the fears and worries that are typical in young children, there can be so many fears and worries that they interfere with school, home, or play activities. Anxiety becomes a problem for children when it starts to get in the way of their everyday life.
Anxious teens are different from anxious children. Teenagers are more likely to . . .