More kids getting anxiety medication without therapy: Research

More kids getting anxiety medication without therapy: Research

If children and adolescents get help for an anxiety disorder, it’s usually medications and not counseling according to a study published Wednesday in Pediatrics. In fact, there was an inverse relationship between need for therapy and what was given over more than a decade. As the number of young people with anxiety disorders has risen … Read more

What Parents of Kids With Anxiety Need to Know (And 7 Ways to Help Them)

What Parents of Kids With Anxiety Need to Know (And 7 Ways to Help Them)

We tend to talk quite openly about our own anxieties as parents, how juggling so many responsibilities and expectations can leave us wide awake with worry in the middle of the night. Childhood, however, should be a time of lighthearted fun, and it can be hard to know how to react when your child is … Read more