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Fear of childbirth

It’s normal for women to experience fear before they give birth — but there are things you can do to help manage this. Read this is If you’re feeling distressed.

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Childhood anxieties and fears

Passing anxieties and fears in children are normal. Find out out some anxiety causes, anxiety symptoms in children and when you should seek help.

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Childhood phobias

Find out more about childhood phobias, what you can do to overcome your child's fears and when you may need to consult a professional for your child's phobia.

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Helping toddlers manage new situations

Toddlers can experience strong emotions like shyness, anxiety and fear when they’re trying new things. Here's how you can help them manage new situations.

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Common worries and fears for parents

New parents often worry that they don't know what to do. However, there are practical ways to deal with the challenges so you can enjoy your baby more.

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Anxiety in children and childhood fears | Raising Children Network

Anxiety in children is a normal part of development. Childhood anxieties and fears include separation anxiety, fear of the dark and worries about school.

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Facing your new dad fears

If worries about becoming a dad are keeping you awake, you’re not alone – lots of other dads-to-be are tackling the same fears.

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Supporting your child through Grief and Loss

Both adults and children are likely to experience a range of feelings after the loss of someone special, including sadness, fear, anxiety, confusion, disbelief, guilt and anger.

Read more on Australian Child and Adolescent Trauma, Loss and Grief Network (ACATLGN) website

Does my child need help with their anxiety? | Understanding Anxiety

It's usual for children to feel anxious or fearful about a variety of different things. How can you tell if your child needs professional help to deal with their anxiety?

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Becoming a parent- what to expect

It’s really common for both parents to experience a wide range of emotions during pregnancy, from joy and excitement to fear and worry. Added responsibilities can make this a potentially stressful time.

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