Anxiety and School Phobia/Refusal

Anxiety and School Phobia/Refusal

Anxiety is a normal human reaction to stress and it actually serves a purpose. When we’re stressed, our body produces more adrenaline, allowing us to think and move faster and to speed up our reactions. In our caveman days, a good dose of adrenaline when faced with a...
Emotionally based school avoidance

Emotionally based school avoidance

Emotionally Based School Avoidance (EBSA) is a broad umbrella term used to describe a group of children and young people who have severe difficulty in attending school due to emotional factors, often resulting in prolonged absences from school. Many of the strategies...