Research + News | Topic: Anxiety
Apr 11, 2022
Rising Parental Expectations Linked To Perfectionism In College Students
Researchers found that young people’s perceptions of their parents’ expectations and criticism have increased over the past 32 years and are linked to an increase in their perfectionism. Read the article here.
Mar 2, 2022
Burned Out College Student, You Belong To God
The expectations for achievement—get good grades, an internship, and a good job—seem impossibly high. Read the article here.
Jan 14, 2022
Teens Are Facing Uncertainty During College Acceptance Season
This time of year can be very stressful for students hoping to land their dream school. Read the article here.
Dec 20, 2021
1 In 3 College Freshmen Has Depression, Anxiety
Starting college can be a time of fun, new experiences and growth. Yet it can also be a rough transition for many students who struggle with mental health issues. Read the article here.
Nov 9, 2021
What If I Realized I Didn’t Have To Be Perfect In High School?
Paul, academic performance, anxiety, righteousness, and how the Gospel brings peace, freedom and comfort. Read the article here.
Aug 17, 2021
When Is The “Best” School Not The Best?
Leonard Sax provides a guest blog for the Institute of Family Studies. Read it here.
Mar 5, 2021
Depression, Anxiety, Loneliness Are Peaking In College Students
New nationwide survey data uncovers college students’ current mental health challenges and needs. Read the article here.
Feb 28, 2020
Many Children, Teens Suffer From ‘Test Stress,’ Psychologists Say
It’s that time of year when students of all ages face finals, standardized testing and college entrance exams. Read the article here.
Apr 9, 2019
Helping Students Beat Test Anxiety
Fear of failure can prevent students from showing what they know on big tests—but a 10-minute writing exercise can help. Read the article here.
Nov 5, 2018
More College Students Seeking Mental Health Care
Anxiety, depression and panic attacks are sending U.S. college students to mental health clinics in record numbers, a new study finds. Read the article here.