Crying, tantrums and clinginess are all common symptoms of preschoolers struggling with separation anxiety. Parents should also be on the lookout for signs of regressed behavior.
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. By Karin A. Bilich, Ilisa Cohen, and the editors of Parents magazine READContinue reading “Overcoming Separation Anxiety on the First Day of School”