Separation Anxiety

Does your child have separation anxiety? Here's how to recognize the signs, understand the causes, find solutions, and get him on his way to a better good-bye.

Goodbye Without Tears

If your child is starting preschool and having difficulty with the new routine, follow these strategies for saying goodbye without tears.

Dealing With Separation Anxiety

Does your little one cry or cling to you or both as you're leaving the room or heading out the door? Your toddler may be experiencing separation anxiety. At this age, your child doesn't have a strong sense of time, so he doesn't know when you'll return. Learn how to identify signs of toddler separation anxiety in order to soothe away the tears.

The Cling Thing: How to Ease Separation Anxiety

It's normal for young kids to experience separation anxiety, but you can make your little one feel comfortable without you.

Overcoming Separation Anxiety on the First Day of School

Entering a new environment filled with unfamiliar people can cause anxiety for children -- and their parents! Find out how to overcome the separation anxiety that accompanies a child's first day of school.

What's Your Child's Separation Anxiety Style?

Different kids handle separation anxiety in different ways. The better you know your child's separation style, the more you can help him get through the first day of school.

How to Prepare Your Child For Preschool

The first day of preschool can be overwhelming. Make the transition to school easier by working on your munchkin's social and learning skills before he sets foot in the classroom.

Please Don't Go!

Parent-tested ways to ease separation anxiety at every age.

Back to School: Handling Worries

Heading back to school? Follow these four tips to help your child cope with school anxiety.