Calm Back to School Anxiety

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Calm Back to School Anxiety
Thu, 08-07-2003 - 5:11pm
Here's an article from PS that might interest our board. Here's the overview and a link:

Back to School Anxiety

by Gayle Peterson

Strategies to Help You Cope

The anticipation of school brings excitement and anxiety. Summer is over and the responsibilities of homework schedules, tests and structured days return. Parents and children experience the stress of academic and social pressures. Anticipating change can spell the difference between feeling settled by the end of fall term or experiencing distress.

You can stem the tide of stress by preparing yourself and your family for the transition back to school in the following ways.



http://www.parentsoup.com/bts/articles/0,,262600_113282,00.html

Janet


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