Experts say anxiety-reduction involves individualization, approachability, and partnership.
Patricia Bouweraerts, MM, MA is a science and education writer, editorial designer, and optometric assistant. She writes articles for higher education materials, general interest/news publications, medical websites, and designs graphics for nonprofits. Patricia holds two master’s degrees, including one in Interactive Journalism from the University of Nevada, Reno, and an Ophthalmic Assistant Certificate from Truckee Meadows Community College. She is an International Association of Professional Writers & Editors (IAPWE) certified writer.
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