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.
Phobias for Kids
A phobia is strong fear of something. Find out more in this article for kids.
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.
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.
Mental Health for Teens
This section has information on mental health conditions that can affect teens.
When Stress Is Serious for Teens
Get advice on coping with mental health conditions.
Shyness for Teens
Shyness is extremely common, especially among teens. But lots of mild to moderate shyness melts away with practice and familiarity, making social situations easier and easier to handle each time.