Separation Anxiety Worksheet
What is the theory behind the Separation Anxiety Worksheet?
Separation Anxiety occurs when children display and experience excessive anxiety over being separated from their primary caregiver such as parents. This can manifest as frequent tantrums, unstoppable crying spells and refusal to attend school. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy can help such children manage their anxiety and is proven to be an effective choice of treatment.
How will the worksheet help?
This worksheet will provide information to parents or caregivers seeking Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for separation anxiety issues in their young kids. It will help them understand what to expect from this type of therapy and how it will help their child manage their anxiety.
How to use the worksheet?
This worksheet can be used in the initial psychoeducation session with a child seeking Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for their separation anxiety. It is important for parents or primary caregivers to understand what to expect from this therapy. Instruct them to get back to you with any questions.
You can download this worksheet here.