Anxiety is one of the most common disorders in kids, affecting between one and two out of ten kids.
Our Approach to Anxiety
Anxiety is the most common mental health
problem in children, affecting as many as
1 in 8 between the ages of 9 and 17. Anxiety
has many faces. For some children, it is a
difficulty separating from parents. Others
struggle with social anxiety. Many have a
generalized form of anxiety that is
ever-present. Still others suffer from
The good news is that anxiety is very treatable, with success rates as high as 80%. The most proven effective approach to anxiety treatment is cognitive-behavioral therapy. The sooner children with anxiety are identified and treated, the sooner they can get back on track with the business of growing up, learning and being happy. Acting early can prevent a life of trials and tribulations for anxious children and help them take back their childhoods.