Problem-Solving With Anxious Children and Their Families

Katharina Manassis, MD

Psychiatrist
Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto

Professor of Psychiatry, Senior Associate Scientist
University of Toronto

Dr. Manassis describes the technique of problem-solving with anxious children, including how parents, teachers, and others are involved.

Learn more...

For Parents
Keys to Parenting Your Anxious Child, (Barron's Educational Series, 2008)

Helping Your Teenager Beat Depression: A Problem-Solving Approach for Families (Special Needs Collection), (Woodbine House, 2004)

For Clinicians
Problem Solving in Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy: A Skills-Based, Collaborative Approach, (The Guilford Press, 2012)

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy with Children: A Guide for the Community Practitioner, (Routledge, 2009)

Mood Assessment via Animated Characters, a free computerized feelings instrument

Interviewed by Jean Kaplan Teichroew, ADAA Director of Communications