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Parenting Children with Anxiety: How do I know if my child’s worry is excessive?

By Kaylee Trottier, PhD, Psychology Resident, Children’s Care, Rapid City

A child may be experiencing excessive worry if they demonstrate excessive uneasiness that is out of proportion to the situation when compared to children of same age. The following is a short list of “red flag” behaviors.

Easily distressed or agitated when in a [...]

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