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School Anxiety

Parents Have Trouble When Kids Go Back to School, Too

Judy Kuriansky, Ph.D. | Posted 11.03.2014 | Parents
Judy Kuriansky, Ph.D.

It's natural to want to protect your children from pain, and of course you'll want to share the benefit of your own hard-earned wisdom. But going overboard with worry may only increase your child's anxiety and be a projection of your own experience.

5 Tips for Reducing School Anxiety

Susan Stiffelman | Posted 10.24.2014 | Parents
Susan Stiffelman

We are just starting the second week of school and so far she has had a meltdown every single morning. Last year it took almost six weeks for her to settle in. Any suggestions for helping her adjust?

How To Deal With The Back-To-School Blues

This article was written by teen reporters from The Mash, a weekly publication distributed to Chicagoland high schools. By Andres Luz, Whitney Youn...

What Happens at the Lunch Table Stays at the Lunch Table? NOT

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 05.26.2012 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

There is nothing quite like the feeling of being made to feel invisible.

Children and Fear of School--It's No Joke

Kristen Houghton | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kristen Houghton

School-itis is a powerful overwhelming fear; the student simply cannot be in the school building under regimentation.