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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
See Below: Adult separation anxiety might occur during the break up of relationship with strong emotional attachment to the person being separated from:marriage, ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Have you looked in: To working with a child psychologist or psychiatrist or a developmental specialist.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Fred Gallo
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
SAD: Psychological problem involving severe anxiety at separation from persons strongly attached to, such as parents. Most common in children age 3 and yo ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Ciaramicoli
44 years experience Clinical Psychology
Anxiety Disorder: It is important to understand how your sensitivity developed and how to go about lessening your fear. Confide in those close to you to see if you unc ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
43 years experience Family Medicine
Teen anxiety: It is truly difficult to be a teen. They are going through a stage of development where they strive (sometimes obnoxiously) to be independent and thei ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes, it can: Happen - it is not exclusive to 5 year old kids starting kindergarten or really tiny children.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ivan Greenspan
20 years experience Clinical Psychology
Take it slow: If your child has separation anxiety disorder your child may simply have developmental delays that prevent her from developing an autonomous self unti ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Ciaramicoli
44 years experience Clinical Psychology
Separation Anxiety: It is normal to feel anguish when leaving someone we love, this does not mean you have separation anxiety but if these feelings are common under norm ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Yup: The formal Dx is for young children thru adolescents - but management for mothers is not too different. Perhaps your kid(s) have some too. A psycholo ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Berman
13 years experience Clinical Psychology
Psychotherapy: I recommend that you find a trusted psychologist/therapist with whom you can understand the causes of your separation anxiety (e.g. Early trauma, negl ... Read More
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