Separation Anxiety

Usually begins as an infant or during childhood causing excessive worry and fear when a child or adolescent is separated from home or from an attachment figure. For separation anxiety to be considered symptoms must be present for four weeks in children and adolescents and 6 or more months in adults.

Example of separation anxiety include:

  • Excessive distress when separated
  • Refusal to leave home, school, work
  • Reluctance to sleep
  • Nightmares involving themes related to separation
  •  Physical complaints

Katy, TX

Office Hours

Katy, TX and Laurel, MS

Monday:

9:00 am-7:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-7:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-7:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-7:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-7:00 pm

Saturday:

9:00 am-3:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

Laurel, MS