Is your child anxious?
Is your child anxious and withdrawn? It may be more than just being shy. Anxiety is a normal part of childhood and every child goes through phases of being anxious. But children who suffer from an anxiety disorder experience fear, nervousness, and shyness, and they start to avoid places, activities, and withdraw. As a result, they experience moderate to severe impairments in their functioning at school, with peers, and even at home.
Anxiety disorder affect one in eight children and research shows that untreated anxiety in chidlren put them at higher risk to perform poorly in school, miss out on important social experiences, and engage in substance abuse .
If you have concerns about your child's anxiety, Abundance Therapy Center has therapists who specialize in working with children with anxiety. Please contact us today to schedule a free 15 minute phone consultation to see if your child can benefit from therapy.