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.

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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.
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18 Tips for Overcoming Separation Anxiety on the First Day of Preschool

Entering a new environment can be scary for preschoolers. Find out how to overcome separation anxiety for a happier first day of school.
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A Parent's Guide to Separation Anxiety in Toddlers

Does your toddler cry or cling as you're leaving the room? She may be experiencing separation anxiety. Learn how to identify the signs and help your little one feel comfortable without you.
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How to Help a Child With Separation Anxiety Before Preschool

Separation anxiety disorder in children who are heading off to preschool is extremely common. If your tot is struggling with the new routine or feeling anxious, follow these strategies for saying goodbye without tears.
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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.
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Please Don't Go!

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