Helping a Child with Separation Anxiety

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Separation anxiety is a fear that anyone can have, regardless of age, when they become separated from something that is familiar to them. For young children this usually occurs when they are separated from a parent or caregiver. Separation anxiety usually starts around the time a baby is about 7 months old and is a normal part of healthy child …

Day2DayParentingHelping a Child with Separation Anxiety

Q&A: 3 Year Old Has Apparent Separation Anxiety

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I am seeking advice concerning the behavior of my son. He will be three years in a few months. He has been exhibiting a few red flag behaviors. He has not attended day care, and is not around other children on a regular basis. If he is in a setting with other children, he is very apprehensive at first, but …

Day2DayParentingQ&A: 3 Year Old Has Apparent Separation Anxiety