Short Wave Presents: Life Kit Tips For Dealing With Anxious Kids When is your kid just scared of the dark and when are they dealing with a larger anxiety disorder? On today's Short Wave, we're featuring our friends over at NPR's Life Kit. They'll teach you how to help a child with anxiety and how to reach them in stressful moments. This episode was adapted from an earlier Life Kit. To hear the full version, check out npr.org/lifekit.

Short Wave Presents: Life Kit Tips For Dealing With Anxious Kids

Short Wave Presents: Life Kit Tips For Dealing With Anxious Kids

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Childhood anxiety is one of the most important mental health challenges of our time. For most kids, these feelings of worry won't last, but for some, they will, especially if those children don't get help. Lindsey Balbierz for NPR hide caption

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Childhood anxiety is one of the most important mental health challenges of our time. For most kids, these feelings of worry won't last, but for some, they will, especially if those children don't get help.

Lindsey Balbierz for NPR

When is your kid just scared of the dark and when are they dealing with a larger anxiety disorder? On today's Short Wave, we're featuring our friends over at NPR's Life Kit. They'll teach you how to help a child with anxiety and how to reach them in stressful moments.

This episode was adapted from an earlier Life Kit. To hear the full version, check out npr.org/lifekit.