More than half of all children experience common phobias, or fears, of particular items or people. Children may also exhibit signs of more general worry, or anxiety. It is normal for children to experience fears and anxieties. When working with young children, it is common for child care providers to observe them showing fear when encouraging strangers or separating from their parents. This course details the causes, behaviors, and effects of stranger and separation anxiety. It also provides child care providers with methods for calming these fears in children.
Stranger and Separation Anxiety
1 Hour/ .1 CEU
- After reading about anxiety, participant will be able to define stranger and separation anxiety through a multiple-choice quiz.
- After reading about stress, participant will be able to recall techniques which can ease the stress of stranger and separation anxiety through a multiple-choice quiz.
Enrollment in this course expires in 12 months from the date of payment.