Our Approach To Anxiety Disorders in Children

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What Sets Us Apart

Anxiety can be a normal part of growing up, but when your child’s worries become overwhelming and interfere with his or her quality of life, the experts at NYU Langone’s Child Study Center can help. Anxiety disorders can take various forms, including generalized anxiety disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, social anxiety, panic disorder, separation anxiety disorder, phobias, and selective mutism, in which a child refuses to speak in certain situations. Our team of child and adolescent psychiatrists, psychologists, and social workers diagnoses these conditions and offers personalized treatment plans to meet your child’s needs.

Treatment at NYU Langone

The team of experts at the Child Study Center works with you and your child to design a treatment plan to manage anxiety, which may include cognitive behavioral therapy, medication, or a combination of the two. Supportive services, including several summer and weekend programs, are also available.

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