03 October, 2018
By Joanna Fortune
We have to distinguish between anxiety and worry. All young children will experience worry, or the uh-oh feelings, as I like to call them. When young children are in a situation that is unfamiliar, they do not know what to expect, they cannot predict with certainty what might happen and perhaps Mam and Dad are not around (if I am at school, a party, a play-date, starting at crèche etc) my body and brain fire up to recognise this as being dangerous a...