Dawn Huebner

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One in seven children and teenagers is waiting over a year for mental health treatment, according to the Children’s Mental Health Coalition.Photograph: iStockphoto

Anxiety or excessive worrying is a common mental health problem for children and teenagers. A parent’s natural instinct is to want to help their child(...)

The human mind is not rational when it comes to assessing risk and excessive anxiety can be triggered. Photograph: Getty Images

Q We hope you may be able to help: our eight-year-old daughter has recently developed a fear of being kidnapped to the extent that she will now not sl(...)