Swimming is many things to many different people. For some, it’s a relaxing pastime and a way to cool off during the summer months. For others, it’s a regular form of exercise or even a competitive sport. But there are those that see swimming is a source of great fear and anxiety. If your child is afraid of the water, it’s important that they learn to overcome this so that they can learn the vital life skill of swimming. Keep reading to learn how you can help your child overcome their fear of the water.