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  • Phobias for Kids


    A phobia is strong fear of something. Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Social Phobia for Teens


    It's natural to feel self-conscious, nervous, or shy sometimes. But for some people, the anxiety that goes with feeling shy or self-conscious can be extreme, and it can take over their lives. Get the facts on social phobia here.

  • Social Phobia Factsheet (for Schools) for Parents


    What teachers should know about social phobia, and what teachers can do to help students with the disorder succeed in school.

  • Fears and Phobias for Teens


    Fear is a normal human reaction that protects us by signaling danger and preparing us to deal with it. Get the facts about fears and phobias and what causes them.

  • Anxiety Disorders for Parents


    Anxiety is a normal part of growing up, and all kids experience it. But when it becomes extreme, it can interfere with a child's overall happiness.

  • Anxiety Disorders Factsheet (for Schools) for Parents


    What teachers should know about anxiety disorders, and how to help students in the classroom.

  • Mental Health for Teens


    This section has information on mental health conditions that can affect teens.

  • Selective Mutism Factsheet (for Schools) for Parents


    What teachers should know about selective mutism, and how to help students with the disorder do their best in school.

  • When Stress Is Serious for Teens


    Get advice on coping with mental health conditions.

  • Handle Negative Emotions for Teens


    All emotions tell us something about ourselves and our situation, even difficult ones. Here are tips on managing and learning from difficult emotions.