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Night-Time Fear in Children: Development of anxiety and phobia in children.

01 January 1970

A study exploring Nighttime fears in children and their parents.


  • We are recruiting healthy male and female children between the ages 4 – 12 and their parent/caregiver to take part in a study that aims to understand why some children experience nighttime fears and difficulties sleeping.

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Ethical approval

Ethics was obtained from the University of Southampton, School of Psychology ethical and Research Governance Office.

About the researcher

Postgraduate student David Keep, Dr Julie Hadwin, Dr Denis Golm and Professor Matt Garner

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