spacer spacer spacer spacer spacer spacer spacer

Connect With Us
SAMHSA Facebook SAMHSA Twitter SAMHSA YouTube SAMHSA Blog

Press Room


Parent-Led CBT Can Lessen Anxiety in Kids

(8/26/2013)

Parent-Led CBT Can Lessen Anxiety in Kids
Psych Central
August 25, 2013

Children with an anxiety disorder who receive cognitive-behavior therapy (CBT) via their parents are three times more likely to recover from their anxiety, compared to children who received no treatment, according to a new study.  “Training parents in applying CBT principles is a cost-effective treatment that could enhance the lives of children and families affected by childhood anxiety,” said lead study author Dr. Kerstin Thirlwall.

View the full article here: http://psychcentral.com/news/2013/08/25/parent-led-cbt-can-lessen-anxiety-in-kids/58844.html


Keywords: parent, led, CBT, lessen, anxiety, children



External link. Please review our Disclaimer