Anxiety Specialists Blog

6 Ways to Help Your Anxious Child

If you read my previous blog, 5 Signs Your Child May Be Anxious, you might be wondering what to do if you are noticing those signs. Here are 6 ways that you can help your anxious child. Talk to your child. Yes, this seems simple and obvious, but if you can catch your...

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5 Signs Your Child May Be Anxious

Today's blog is by Amy Kurz, MSW, LCSW, a clinician at Anxiety Specialists of St. Louis who specializes in working with kids and teens who struggle with anxiety, OCD, and related disorders.    Usually children who act out get the most attention, however,...

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Identifying and Treating Health Anxiety

What is health anxiety? Worry about your physical or mental health from time to time is normal. When the worry is really difficult to stop, despite reassurance from your doctor that your tests are normal, you may be dealing with illness anxiety. Anxiety about health...

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