Back-to-School Anxiety | Richard Weissbourd

September 3, 2014 4:08 PM

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Back-to-School Anxiety | Richard Weissbourd

It's back-to-school time, and parenting expert Jessica Lahey has some great ideas to share about the importance of helping your children get organized in order to avoid angst. For any parent who struggles to stay organized this time of year her "Simple Student Routines for Back-to-School Success" is full of practical ideas.

But organization isn't the only source of angst children may face this time of the year. A new school year can bring new classmates, new teachers and for some, a completely new school. The new-ness can be overwhelming, and many students experience social anxiety. It's easy for parents to ignore or d...

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