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8 Effective Ways to Help Teens with Depression and Anxiety | JRA Educational Consulting

Last Updated by Susan Kehl on July 28, 2022

 

 

Our kids go to school to become proficient in academic subjects from basic math to college-level physics. Although mental health is equally important, it’s rarely addressed in the classroom. With teen depression and anxiety on the rise, what can you do to foster your child’s social and emotional health and wellbeing?

Topics: Anxiety

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Topics: Anxiety

How to Avoid the Stressful Ordeal of Applying to Colleges

Last Updated by Dan Lipford on February 6, 2019

If you don’t already appreciate how incredibly stressful applying to colleges can be — and how that stress has serious implications — don’t take our word for it. Here’s a student, Gabriela Nadeau, writing about her feelings in a November 2017 article titled College Applications: I’m Applying to College and I’m Stressed AF [“AF” is a texting acronym for “As F_ _ _”] on teenvogue.com (with all of the emphasis via bold font added):

Topics: College Application, College Counseling, College Planning, Anxiety

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Topics: College Application, College Counseling, College Planning, Anxiety