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Back to School Anxiety

Parents Have Trouble When Kids Go Back to School, Too

Judy Kuriansky, Ph.D. | Posted 09.03.2014 | 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.

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...

How to Go Back to School Without Anxiety: A Q and A with Dr. Tamar Chansky

Tamar Chansky | Posted 10.21.2012 | Parents
Tamar Chansky

Summer is quickly drawing to a close and as you gather your back to school supplies, don't forget to equip your child with some good tips for making it a great, anxiety-free transition.

Back to School Stressors -- Invisible Indicators in the Lives of College Students

Carol J. Scott, M.D. | Posted 11.23.2011 | College
Carol J. Scott, M.D.

I want to share information; facts and ideas about three interrelated college student 'injuries' seen in emergency departments across the nation with alarming frequency in recent years.

"Back-to-School-Itis" Anyone?

Charlotte Reznick, Ph.D. | Posted 11.08.2011 | Parents
Charlotte Reznick, Ph.D.

A new teacher, classmates or school can trigger fear, anxiety, and depression -- not to mention very real physical symptoms such as stomachaches, headaches, and insomnia. Here are six tools parents can use to relieve "back-to-school-itis."