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5 Phrases to Avoid Saying to An Anxious Child (and 5 Alternatives)

This infographic tells a story about how parents-with great love and affection-try to help their anxious children. It also tells a silent tale about what those children wish they could express to their parents about what they are experiencing.
09/23/2015 04:15pm ET | Updated December 6, 2017
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This infographic tells a story about how parents-with great love and affection-try to help their anxious children. It also tells a silent tale about what those children wish they could express to their parents about what they are experiencing.

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This infographic was originally published on PsychCentral.

Renee Jain is the Chief Storyteller at GoZen! Anxiety Relief for Children