With back to school not far away I thought I'd share some ideas to help make it as easy as possible. This year it is different and many of us have more struggles and worries than usual. That's totally understandable. The last 6 months have been very strange for us...
Topics: School avoidance, teacher awareness
Your child might be super anxious about going to school and doing their best to avoid it. A tricky one to know how best to handle. It’s important to work with your child and their school to provide the right support, just as soon as possible. You might hear this called emotionally-based school avoidance.
Explore our resources for more on how to engage school and raise teacher awareness and understanding of the issues your child is struggling with, so that they can fully support them.
Half term: Heaven or Hell? Half term is upon us (sorry for those of you already coming to the end of your week!) and it doesn’t feel like long ago that the kids were starting back at school after the summer. They are settling in, getting used to the routine and now...