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Social Phobia in Children

The Child Advocate is devoted to children and the parents and professionals that work with them and advocate for them. Social Phobia is an anxiety disorder the affects children and their families. Part of this information is presented with the permission of  Kourtney Koslosky from her work at The Penn State College of Medicine. The information presented at this site is for general use only and is not intended to provide personal advice or substitute for the advice of a qualified professional. If you have questions about the information presented here, please consult a physician, the resources listed or other professional in your area.

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Pharmacologic Treatment of Social Phobia

Pediatric Social Phobia and Treatment with SSRI Antidepressants  Kourtney Koslosky Penn State College of Medicine October 19, 2007   Overview (1)   Social phobia, or social anxiety disorder, is characterized by a persistent and intense fear or anxiety of at...

Children and Psychiatric Medication – a multimodal presentation

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