Social anxiety can hinder kids’ success, but parents can help
The new school year can be a particularly difficult time for shy children.
Because social anxiety in children can lead to a host of mental health problems down the road, it’s important that parents know how to recognize social anxiety and know how to help address the problem as early as possible.
Dr. Anne Marie Albano, an expert in child anxiety, describes the warning signs and symptoms that parents should be aware of:
You can also see more about school refusal in this video by Dr. Albano: