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Is your adolescent stressed?

It has been widely reported in the media that adolescent stress is on the increase.  This is backed by statistics reflected by Beyond Blue who quotes figures like: one in six young Australians aged between 16 – 24 years, has experienced an anxiety disorder in the last 12 months.  This is approximately 440 000 young [...]

By | 2016-08-25T12:35:40+00:00 August 25th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Exam anxiety – Secrets You Wish You Knew One Year Ago

Many students in both primary and secondary school have recently sat the annual NAPLAN tests.  And whilst in theory, this testing process is of benefit academically, one wonders how the anxiety and stress associated with these tests, is impacting on students.  It seems that many parents are noticing that their children are showing overt signs [...]

By | 2017-05-10T07:41:33+00:00 May 14th, 2015|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The HSC Cycle

It is that time of the year again when one group of HSC students feel relieved that it is all over and behind them, whilst the new HSC group begins the roller coaster of stress and anxiety associated with this final year of school.  Isn’t it a shame that this pinnacle year of school can [...]

By | 2014-11-13T11:00:04+00:00 November 13th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

TEEN ANXIETY AND STRESS

Like adults, teens can get stressed out without knowing it’s happening. Teenagers too, experience stress every day; however they are not learning the skills to manage this stress so as to become well rounded and well adjusted adults.  One minute all is well, and then the next minute, the wheels of the bus fall off [...]

By | 2013-04-03T16:40:23+00:00 April 3rd, 2013|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

TEEN STRESS AND ANXIETY

Like adults, teens can get stressed out without knowing it’s happening. Teenagers too, experience stress every day; however they are not learning the skills to manage this stress so as to become well rounded and well adjusted adults.  One minute all is well, and then the next minute, the wheels of the bus fall off [...]

By | 2013-04-03T16:35:59+00:00 April 3rd, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments