Research + News | Topic: Anxiety
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.
Aug 6, 2018
Technology, Dating, College, Career: Here’s Why Today’s Teens Are The Most Anxious Ever
What can be done to overcome anxiety? And why parents may be contributing to the problem. Read the article here.
Aug 11, 2017
Georgia Professor Allows Stressed Out Students To Choose Their Own Grades
A professor at the University of Georgia will allow his fall semester students to pick their own grades in an effort to reduce the stress levels of his students. Read the article here.
Aug 31, 2016
Goodbyes of Summer: As Teens Leave for College, Families Feel Jumble of Emotions
When Victoria Dawson flew last week from Washington, D.C., to Boulder, Colo., to drop off her daughter Ellie for her freshman year of college, she and Ellie’s father saw it as a chance for some final quality time together. Read the full article here.
Aug 31, 2016
Why College is a Risky Time for Students’ Mental Health
Dana hadn’t had any prior experiences with mental illness when her son Oliver went away to school at Kenyon College, but just three weeks into his freshman year he suffered from a mental break. Read the full article here.
Jul 1, 2016
Helicopter Parenting Can Hinder College-Age Kids
A new study finds that parents who are too involved with their college-age kids could indirectly lead to issues such as depression and anxiety.
Read the full article here.