Session 5

Understanding Anxiety

In this session, we explore our understanding of anxiety, and particularly anxiety that relates to school attendance. Included is information about six areas that research suggests are important when supporting children and young people that are anxious.

Supporting links:

 

− https://mindedforfamilies.org.uk/Content/refusal_to_go_to_school/#/id/59faef4f768f5e964972 4d03
https://portal.e-lfh.org.uk/Catalogue/Index?HierarchyId=0_39474_39501&programmeId=39474
− https://www.babcockldp.co.uk/ inclusion-and-ehwb/anxiety-based-school-avoidance/support-for-parents
https://www.annafreud.org/on-my-mind/self-care/