Student Wellbeing

Supporting Young People with Anxiety

About half of people with anxiety disorders experience their first symptoms by the age of 11 years, which is significantly younger than most other mental health problems. 

What is anxiety and how to help your child? (pdf 235 KB)

Should children be taught about anxiety?  Find out strategies that can help children cope with anxiety. What parents can do and where to find resources and support.   Following is a link to just one of the helpful resources - by Professor Jennie Hudson on Supporting children with anxiety