Anxiety disorders typically relate to other problems, including school failure and depressive disorders. Most young people don't look for and never get help with these problems. So this is an absolutely essential text and a vital resource for teens and their parents. It includes all sorts of activities for teens. There are exercises that help to control anxiety in the face of everyday challenges and that develop a positive self-image. There are also resources for seeking additional help and support. Working in their own home at their own pace, this book will teach teens to change their anxious thoughts. The author Lisa Schab is a licensed clinical social worker with a private counselling practice in a suburb of Chicago. She teaches workshops on self-help and relaxation for the general public and professional training courses for therapists.
Lisa M. Schab, LCSW, is a licensed clinical social worker with a private counseling practice in the greater Chicago area. She has authored fourteen self-help books and workbooks for children, teens, and adults, including The Anxiety Workbook for Teens and Beyond the Blues. Schab teaches self-help workshops for the general public and training seminars for professionals, and is a member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and the National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD). You can find out more about Schab at lisamschabooks.com.