If your child experienced friendship trouble, struggled academically, had self-confidence issues, or was generally anxious about school last year, here’s how you can get ahead of it for 2021.

A new year is an exciting time for children, but with the end of the school holidays looming and the reality of going back to school is setting in, and so do the school jitters. Whether it’s moving into high school, or just a transition into the next year, every child is prone to feeling anxious.

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Children that experienced problems in the previous year can find this period particularly challenging. Parents need to be aware if their child is showing signs of anxiety, they need get to the bottom of why they might be feeling this way.