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New School Year Can Be Stressful

Veronica Carter

Public News Service

Aug 18, 2017

"Another school year is getting under way, and that can trigger some anxiety among younger students. There are things you can do to help minimize your child's concerns, according to Dr. Marcia Slattery, director of the University of Wisconsin Health's Anxiety Disorder Program. She said you'll likely notice that younger school-age children may become more irritable as the onset of school approaches."