Reply To: Anxiety and spitting Home › Welcome to the ADDitude Forums › For Parents › Treating Your Child › Anxiety and spitting › Reply To: Anxiety and spitting February 22, 2018 at 11:39 am #76997 sleslieParticipant Thank you! He has had several short lasting tics throughout his life. And what you are saying makes a lot of sense. Thank yoU!! This reply was modified 3 years, 7 months ago by sleslie.