7 Tips For Handling Your Child's Back-to-School Anxiety
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We've still got a long ways to go before packing lunches and backpacks in a rush to make the school bus becomes our reality again, but that doesn't mean that your kiddo may not be thinking about back to school already. After the freedom and fun of summertime, many kids will experience worry when it comes to getting back to classes, but if your child appears truly anxious about beginning the new school year, there are a few things you can do to help them cope and work through that anxiety.
We chatted with Dr. Robin Alter, a child psychologist who specializes in anxiety, to get some tips on handling our kids' school anxiety like pros. Read through for seven of them.