Fears, Worries and Anxiety in Childhood Workshop

(Up to 10-years-old)

Most children grow out of worries and fears and there are typical fears at different ages and stages.  Some fearful reactions can be considered adaptive and some moderate anxiety can actually enhance performance.  This workshop provides an overview of the typical fears and worries at different ages and stages; how children may express their fears and worries at different stages; when and how to discuss the fears or worries with parents; and practical tips and strategies to ease children's fears.