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Suggested Reading for Clinicians

Connolly SD, Bernstein GA; Work Group on Quality Issues. Practice parameter for the assessment and treatment of children and adolescents with anxiety disorders. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2007;46:267-283.
Connolly SD, Suarez LM. Generalized anxiety dis-order, specific phobia, panic disorder, social phobia and selective mutism. In: Dulcan MK, ed. Essentials of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Press. In press.
Ollendick TH, March JS, eds. Phobic and Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents. New York: Oxford University Press; 2004.
Rapee RM, Wignall A, Hudson J, Schniering C. Treating Anxious Children and Adolescents: An Evidence-Based Approach. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications; 2000.

Suggested Reading for Parents

McHolm AE, Cunningham CE, Vanier MK. Helping Your Child With Selective Mutism: Steps to Overcome a Fear of Speaking. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications; 2005.
Rapee RM, Wignall A, Spence SH, Cobham V. Helping Your Anxious Child: A Step-by-Step Guide for Parents.Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications; 2008.