Tag Archive: phobias

One meeting can treat childhood phobia

Childhood fears are natural and most children outgrow them. When fears begin to interfere with a child’s day-to-day functioning, parents might justifiably be worried that a phobia may be developing. Lena Reuterskiƶld of the Swedish Research Council has expressed concern that children whose phobias go untreated risk developing anxiety-related difficulties later in life. The Research…