Practical advice to help parents and kids cope with anxiety!
All kids worry. But chronic worry can turn into frustration when it becomes the focus of your child's life. For some children, anxiety and fear are overwhelming and all-consuming. But with proper care and treatment, these kids can overcome paralyzing anxiety, learn long-term coping skills, and build resiliency. The Everything Parent's Guide to Overcoming Childhood Anxiety can help, with a hopeful outlook and expert advice on:
Determining the causes and triggers of your child's anxiety.
Understanding the difference between self-control and self-regulation.
Finding the right treatments, including complementary approaches like nutrition, integrated therapy, and self-care.
Educating and working with teachers and school officials.
Assisting your child to create a confident, promising future.
Best of all, implementing the practices found in this book can help you alter the course of your child's brain activity, changing beta high-frequency (hyperalert, fearful) brain waves to alpha (calming) waves. With this reassuring guide, you can rest easy knowing you have the information and resources you need to help your child feel competent, capable, and healthy.
Sherianna Boyle, MEd CAGS, is an adjunct psychology professor, certified energy practitioner, yoga instructor, and author of seven books; she has also been published in more than fifty articles. She is the author of Mantras Made Easy, The Conscious Parent’s Guide to Childhood Anxiety, and The Everything Parent’s Guide to Overcoming Childhood Anxiety. Her transformative Emotional Detox program is also featured as part of the Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health’s workshop series. Her book The Four Gifts of Anxiety, was endorsed by NAMI, and Choosing Love, was placed on the top ten must reads with Metro US. Sherianna’s services and resources can be found at SheriannaBoyle.com.