Back to School Anxiety

How To Help Kids With School Stress And Anxiety

The Huffington Post Canada | Trish Bentley | Posted 09.12.2016 | Canada Parents

Starting a new school year can be stressful. Here's how you can help.

Easy Tips To Safely Prep Your Food-Allergic Kid For School

The Huffington Post Canada | Pauline Osena | Posted 08.19.2016 | Canada Parents

Steps to take to ensure your kid has a fun and safe school year.

5 Ways to Ease Your Anxious Kid Back to School

Julie M Green | Posted 08.10.2016 | Canada Parents
Julie M Green

Back to school. Three words that evoke dread in most kids and many more parents. While there were some definite ups, my son's introduction to school life a couple years ago was a fairly rocky one. So in an attempt to make this year's transition smoother, I'm determined to get a head start.

How to Help a Kid With Back-to-School Jitters Get Ready for the Year

The Purple Fig | Posted 10.26.2014 | Canada Living
The Purple Fig

We know that it isn't always high-fives and smiles for children going back to school this fall. Some kids are faced with anxiety and apprehension during this time of change. Dr. Dubois, psychologist at Canoe Therapy, helps to equip us parents with some tools to ease those nerves the week before school.

Back-To-School Stress: The Keys To Help Your Kids Cope

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 10.30.2011 | Canada Living

The start of a new school year can be challenging and stressful for parents and children alike. According to a new Angus Reid survey, 42 per cent of C...

Back-To-School Anxiety Highest Among BC Kids

CBC | CBC | Posted 10.30.2011 | Canada

B.C. kids have the highest levels of anxiety about heading back to school, a national Angus Reid survey suggests. The survey indicates par...

Books to Help Ease Back to School Anxiety

Heather Feldstein | Posted 09.03.2013 | Canada
Heather Feldstein

Anxiety and back to school jitters are normal and even healthy to a certain degree. How can we as parents ease our children through this transition? As a writer and book reviewer, it should come as no surprise that when I needed help easing my children into a new school year, I turned to books.