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Web Resources:

And References
https://childmind.org/guide/sep
aration-anxiety-disorder/

http://www.kidpointz.com/pare
nting-articles/elementary-
school/behavior-
problems/view/separation-
anxiety-kid/

http://brainconnection.brainhq.
com/2000/11/20/afraid-to-
leave-mom-separation-anxiety-
L in-children/

ocal Recourses: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/p


mc/articles/PMC2788956/
What can you do for the long
run?
https://psychcentral.com/disord
Brain Balance:
Woodbury MN, 651- ers/separation-anxiety- ATTACH
731-6163 disorder-symptoms/
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https://www.brainbalan
cecenters.com/ DISORDE
Collaborative
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Separation
anxiety Disorder:
What is it?
Separation anxiety disorder is an
obsessive, uncontrollable, fear
and anxiety that occurs when a
child is left in the care of others You can help your child
overcome her fears.
for even small reasonable
amounts of time. This fear
overcomes the child and The above cycle chart shows how a
caregiver should break down a childs
What can you do
manifests in physical, mental,
and emotional forms.
feelings of anxiety and what steps to
take toward understanding.
to help your
Approximately 4%-5% of child?
children and adolescents suffer Signs and Symptoms Tips to help your child now.
from separation anxiety disorder Cont.
(Roxanne Dryden-Edwards, MD. or without parent present. Read stories to child
www.medicinenet.com). Persistent. about separation
anxiety to help them
Signs and Refusal to go to sleep understand their
without being near a feelings and how to
symptoms: near parent or to sleep cope with them. (Llama
away from home. Llama Misses Mama,
3 or may be cause for concern. repeated nightmares By: Anna Dewdney)
involving the theme of Allow child to have a
recurrent excessive separation. special article of
distress away from repeated complaints of clothing (of parents)
home. physical symptoms with them while parent
persistent and (such as headaches, is away.
excessive worry about stomachaches, nausea, Print small pictures of
losing or harm coming or vomiting) when family, laminate, and
to parent. separation from parent give to child during
persistent and occurs or is anticipated. difficult moments.
excessive worry that Draw and write letters
they will get lost or (By Steve Bressert, Ph.D.) to parents when
kidnapped.
Refusal to go to school
persistently and
excessively fearful or
reluctant to be alone