July 4, 2016

Tackling Anxiety and Mental Health Issues in Young People

Dr Michael Carr-Gregg

Anxiety in children is a normal part of childhood development. But it is estimated that 8-22% of children experience anxiety more intensely and more often than other children, preventing them from gaining the most out of life. In this presentation one of Australia’s leading child and adolescent psychologists will discuss:

  • What is normal anxiety and what is not
  • What are common anxiety disorders
  • Strategies parents and carers might use to build happy and resilient young people