Tamar Chansky

Tamar Chansky, Ph.D. is a psychologist who goes into the trenches to write about the good, the not so good, and above all, the practical of parenting each day. Those moments where parents have no idea what to say to a demanding toddler or to a strikingly similar demanding teenager are the moments she lives for. Because she's a die-hard parent script maker and has lived through many of these moments as a parent of two and a therapist for thousands of patients over the years. Tamar is the Founder of the Children's and Adult Center for OCD and Anxiety in Plymouth Meeting, the creator of worrywisekids.org, and author of several popular books including Freeing Your Child from Anxiety and Freeing Yourself from Anxiety. She blogs regularly on Psychology Today and Huffington Post as well as her own website: tamarchansky.com.

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