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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Eases Anxiety in Children and Adolescents

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Anxiety Treatment

A form of psychotherapy that helps youngsters develop coping skills while they identify what is bothering them can ease anxiety for children and adolescents, according to a new review of studies.

Traditional psychotherapy is sometimes dubbed "talk therapy." By contrast, cognitive behavior therapy is an active treatment based on changing thinking patterns that lead to irrational behavior