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Is there a word that describes the phobia that your child is going to just die in their sleep? [migrated]

I'm pretty sure all parents have checked on their kids while they were sleeping just to make sure that they were still breathing. My wife will actaully ask me to do this, especially if my kids are ...
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How to help a child overcome fear of heights

What are the best approaches to help an older preschooler (~5-6YO age) overcome fear of heights, like going on very high slides/monkey bars/other playground equipment?
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What are good approaches to lessen fear of insects in a child?

One of my kids is extremely frightened of bugs. As in, if there's a fly/mosquito/bee in the room - far away from her - she will freeze up and refuse to move. If she's in small proximity, she gets ...