What to Do (And Not Do) When Children Are Anxious


What to Do (And Not Do) When Children Are Anxious


Location: Online

Date/ Start Time: 04/20/2017, 10:00 am


Sponsor: NIMH

Event Description:

Caregivers play a vital role in helping a child manage anxiety. Sometimes it’s hard to know what to say and do when a child is anxious. This webinar will offer the practical strategies to help caregivers and children break the cycle of anxiety.

Participants will learn:

  • How to present important concepts about the nature and causes of anxiety
  • Effective ways to change unhelpful thinking
  • How to face feared situations in a gradual, manageable way
  • How to identify and change the cycle of accommodating anxiety within the family
Presenter: Erin D. Berman, Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist