At-Home Treatment for Children with Anxiety
Alternative to Medication
Many parents are reluctant to use medication with their children.
An award-winning audio program that will teach your child what anxiety is, how it works, and how to overcome it. Turnaround is practical, affordable and proven effective
The Turnaround anxiety program is kid friendly, professionally developed and proven effective in helping children overcome their anxious fears. Award Winning Child Anxiety Treatment Program
Anxiety disorders are on the rise and affect up to 20% of kids. Turnaround was developed as a way to directly treat children quickly, creatively and effectively. It is a 10-part audio program with accompanying workbook that is based on years of research and experience including the rigorous standards of a random controlled study. It will teach your child what anxiety is, how it works, and how to overcome it. Turnaround is truly a unique program because it speaks directly to your child, it can be used at home, is available immediately and proven effective. How it works.
The program is made up of several parts:
(1) The heart of the program is the audio treatment program. This is a ten-part adventure story that creatively communicates the principles of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Audio books have more emotional resonance than video. See supporting article here.
(2) There is also something we call the Chill kit that includes several breathing and relaxation exercises.
(3) The Journal is used after listening to each part and gives your child a chance to interact with the content using elements like art, puzzles and games.
(4) Dr. McCarthy and Dr. Russ discuss in detail information that is important for parents.
(5) There is also an interview with a neuropsychiatrist discussing the medical aspects of anxiety and treatment. Resourcefulness Living