The Going Back to School Blues...or Worries

How’s your son doing as the school year is beginning? Is your daughter teary during carpool? Just last night I was with a dear friend with five kids, who told me stories of two of hers sobbing on the way to or from school the first week.  It’s completely normal.  And, as a side note, the melt down she had after drop off was normal, too.  These first few weeks of school are a lot…for all of you.

Last year in September, I had five different girls I was counseling between the ages of 8 and 12 who were at Daystar for anxiety.  Some were afraid of throwing up at school, some failing a test, some making new friends...

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