Reviews for Freeing Your Child from Anxiety

Following up on her outstanding guide for parents of children with obsessive-compulsive disorder, Dr. Chansky once again demonstrates that she is the master of providing clear, accessible, practical advice and guidance for wise and loving care of the anxious child. Her ability to provide parents with quite sophisticated yet extremely digestible information, all effectively aimed at solving real-world problems, is very impressive indeed.

—Jeffrey Schwartz, M.D., author of Dear Patrick: Letters to a Young Man, Brain Lock and The Mind and the Brain


Freeing Your Child from Anxiety is an excellent book, one of the best of its kind. Written for parents, it will also be indispensable for any adults (including educational, medical and mental health professionals) who work with children who are anxious. . . . For each anxiety disorder, she offers a step-by-step plan and concrete suggestions for precisely what to do to help children overcome their anxiety. This book has the potential for helping thousands and thousands of children, their parents, and their families.

—Judith S. Beck, Director, Beck Institute for Cognitive Therapy and Research; Clinical Associate Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania; Past President, Academy of Cognitive Therapy