In this issue of the Journal, Rapee et al.1 report a rigorous randomized controlled trial (RCT) comparing transdiagnostic treatment and specialized social anxiety treatment for children and young people with social anxiety disorder (SAD). The study is a welcome addition to the literature that highlights the need to renew our efforts to improve understanding and treatment of SAD in childhood.
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry
621 - 623
Humans, Child, Adolescent, Phobia, Social, Anxiety Disorders, Anxiety, Fear