Ask the Child Therapist Episode 7: How Do I Help My Shy Child?

Ask the Child Therapist Episode 7: How Do I Help My Shy Child?

Do you have a shy child? Do you struggle to know how to help your child succeed socially? In this week’s episode of Ask the Child Therapist, I delve into the topic of helping our introverted children.

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Ask the Child Therapist Episode 5: How Do I Help My Anxious Child?

Ask the Child Therapist Episode 5: How Do I Help My Anxious Child?

Do you walk on eggshells trying to help your anxious child? Do you ask yourself, how do I help my anxious kid? There are some simple things you can do to help your child beat anxiety. Here are a few.

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The Link Between Sensory Processing Disorder and Anxiety

The Link Between Sensory Processing Disorder and Anxiety

Do you know there is a link between Sensory Processing Disorder and Anxiety? It is not a coincidence that kids with SPD often have anxiety.

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How to Help Your Anxious Kids: 21 Things Every Parent Should Know

How to Help Your Anxious Kids: 21 Things Every Parent Should Know

Being a parent of anxious kids can be exhausting and confusing. Here are 21 things every parent should know and understand about anxious kids.

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Ask the Child Therapist Episode 2: How to Help Your Child Overcome Fears

Ask the Child Therapist Episode 2: How to Help Your Child Overcome Fears

In this week’s episode of Ask the Therapist a reader asks how to help her daughter overcome her fear of dogs. Do you have a child with a phobia or fear? Learn how to help your child.

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30 Signs of Social Anxiety: When it is Beyond Shyness

30 Signs of Social Anxiety: When it is Beyond Shyness

Does your child have a hard time making friends? Does your child get overwhelmed in social situations? Is it shyness or is it something more? Here are 30 signs of social anxiety in kids. Are you missing the signs?

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Ask the Child Therapist Episode 1: How to Help Kids Who Fear Trying New Things

Ask the Child Therapist Episode 1: How to Help Kids Who Fear Trying New Things

In this episode I will answer how to help your child is they are scared to try new things, how a child is born with anxiety and how to help kids socially.

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Dear Mom and Dad, It’s Me Your Anxious Kid.

Dear Mom and Dad, It’s Me Your Anxious Kid.

Dear Mom and Dad, It’s me your anxious kid. I know you don’t say it, but my anxiety is draining us both. It’s okay, you can admit it. I see it on your face.

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Why Anxious Kids are Sometimes Misdiagnosed with ADHD

Why Anxious Kids are Sometimes Misdiagnosed with ADHD

Sometimes anxious kids don’t look anxious. Sometimes they look hyper and unfocused. Unfortunately it is common for these kids to be misdiagnosed with ADHD. Here is why.

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What to Do When Your Child is Scared of Halloween

What to Do When Your Child is Scared of Halloween

For most kids Halloween is all about fun and candy, but for some kids all the focus on blood and gore can make them scared of Halloween. Here’s how to help.

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How to Teach Your Kids to Beat Anxiety

How to Teach Your Kids to Beat Anxiety

Tired of stomachaches, fears and tears? Stop letting anxiety bully your kids around. Teach them how to beat anxiety and take back their lives.

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9 Things That Make Anxiety Worse in Kids. Don’t Make These Mistakes.

9 Things That Make Anxiety Worse in Kids. Don’t Make These Mistakes.

As a child therapist I have a pulse on what makes anxiety worse in kids. Here are the top nine culprits.

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How to Deal With a Child Who is a Perfectionist

How to Deal With a Child Who is a Perfectionist

Are you trying to figure out how to deal with a child who is a perfectionist? Teach your kids to be successful without beating themselves up.

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A Child Therapist Answers, What Makes a Child Have Anxiety?

A Child Therapist Answers, What Makes a Child Have Anxiety?

Your child is anxious, but they’ve suffered no trauma and have a good family life. What makes a child have anxiety? A Child Therapist explains.

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When Parenting an Anxious Child Avoid These 9 No-Nos

When Parenting an Anxious Child Avoid These 9 No-Nos

If you are parenting an anxious child you know that your normal parenting tricks aren’t going to work with this one. Here are nine big parenting no-nos that probably work really well with your other kids!

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