Your Child’s Stomach Pain and Headaches Could Be Anxiety
Have you noticed that your child is complaining of stomach pain and headaches? Or perhaps they seem tired and irritable despite getting the correct amount of sleep? Perhaps these things are simply coincidental, but maybe they’re not. Did you know that even children suffer from anxiety disorder? In fact, the most common mental health condition in children is anxiety disorder. If you are sensing that there may be something else going on, keep reading.
Our Personal Journey With Child Anxiety Disorder
My son was diagnosed with Generalized Anxiety Disorder at the age of 7. The combination of physical, emotional, and behavioral symptoms he was displaying at both home and school led us to seek out a professional diagnosis and treatment plan. We used cognitive behavioral therapy methods to help him learn how the feelings he…