Everybody Stay Calm! 9 Ways to Ease Your Kid's Back-to-School Anxiety

Got a kid with back-to-school jitters? It happens! Here's how to help your child start the year off right. (11 Photos)

Dr. Michele Borba and Sasha Emmons on Jul 25, 2013 at 8:51PM

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Everybody Stay Calm! 9 Ways to Ease Your Kid's Back-to-School Anxiety

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