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Encountering strangers, seeing a big dog for the first time or starting school are all situations which can induce fearful responses in children.  Childhood fears and anxiety are not only normal but they are expected for each developmental age. This is because any perceived “threat” activates a fight-or-flight response in the body, which naturally serves […]