- a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome
- the desire to do something, typically accompanied by unease.
In Psychiatrya nervous disorder characterized by a state of excessive uneasiness and apprehension, typically with compulsive behavior or panic attacks.
Anxiety is a common feeling that can cause fear, stress, and worry. Nearly all children feel anxious at times, whether it’s imagining a monster under the bed, worrying about their first day of a new school year or feeling uncertain about how to manage a situation with a friend.
This month we’re focusing on anxiety and how you can help your child manage this complex issue. We’ll share tips from our parenting experts and feature fun activities you can do with your child to help ease their feelings of anxiousness. All of our solutions are based on Natural Strength Parenting™, our unique strength-based approach to parenting that incorporates mindfulness and intentionality.