Downloadable Handouts

Treating Fears and Phobias in Young Children: Gradual Exposure and Humor.  In this handout, along with my colleague Naomi Chedd, LMHC, I explain how I adapt components of Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) for young children with or without developmental challenges, by integrating playfulness and child-specific interactive humor into gradual exposure to the feared trigger.

Gradual exposure and humor, Levine and Chedd, July 2016

 

Downloadable articles: 

Autism Spectrum Quarterly Levine 3-article series on treating phobias in children with ASD.

LevineASQ36Summer2013

LevineASQ37Fall2013

LevineASQ38Winter2013

Podcast, Webinar, Radio

Halloween fears SiriusXM DoctorRadio About Our Kids segment.  Karen is the guest. October 2017

 

 

Link to Dr. Plimpton podcast Your Anxious Child 2016: Karen is interviewed by Dr.  Plimpton  about treating phobias in young children with developmental challenges

Anxiety podcast 

Link to 2016 Levine webinar sponsored by AANE:  Treating Anxiety in children and teens with ASD

Treating anxiety in children and teens with ASD

 

Link to 2013 Levine webinar on Treating Fears and Phobias in children with Williams Syndrome

Williams Syndrome Levine Webinar link

 

Books:

 

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