Mental Health and Back-to-School
August 31, 2023
The back-to-school period can sometimes trigger or exacerbate mental health issues in children and adolescents. Transitioning from a relaxed summer schedule back to the structure and demands of school can be stressful for some individuals. Academic pressure, social challenges, routine changes, and performance expectations are a few reasons why this transition might impact mental health.
There are several signs and behaviors that parents, caregivers, teachers, and other adults can look out for. It's important to note that one or two of these signs alone may not necessarily indicate a mental...