Raising the Shy Child Online Resources

Christine Fonseca, Author

Raising the Shy Child coverThe fear of being judged by others in social activities is a common human experience, especially during childhood. But when the fear becomes all-consuming, it can disrupt daily functioning and the development of social competency. Raising the Shy Child: A Parent's Guide to Social Anxiety takes a fresh look at social anxiety disorder, coupling the latest in research trends with evidence-based strategies and real-world stories to untangle the complexities of this disorder. Presented in an easy-to-read, conversational style, the book uses a combination of real-world examples and stories from adults and children with social anxiety disorder to show parents and educators how to help children find a path through their fear and into social competence. With specific strategies to address school refusal, bullying, and identity issues, Raising the Shy Child is a must-read resource for anyone dedicated to enhancing the lives of children.

Thank you for purchasing Raising the Shy Child: A Parent’s Guide to Social Anxiety. We hope this book will be helpful to you as you begin your journey in helping your child overcome his or her social anxiety. To assist you with this, the many worksheets and questionnaires found in the book are available as downloadable PDFs below. You may download and print these items for your personal use.

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To download a complete set of worksheets, click here.

To download a complete set of questionnaires, click here.