Course No. ED466o, ED566o
Student anxiety is rising at alarming rates, starting in kindergarten with anxiety levels continuing to rise as our students progress through their elementary, middle, and high school years. What can teachers and school personnel do to help these students? In this course, you will learn how to recognize students with excessive anxiety, learn the difference between occasional anxiety v. a chronic anxiety disorder, learn how to talk with parents about your concerns, and most importantly, learn tools and strategies to help students manage their anxieties and succeed in school. This course is applicable to all content areas and all school personnel, K-12.The text, Helping Students Overcome Social Anxiety, is about $32 at Amazon.
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1. Learn how to recognize anxious students.
2. Learn how to talk with students about their anxieties.
3. Learn how to talk with parents about their student's anxieties.
4. Learn tools and strategies to help students manage their anxieties and succeed in school
Helping Students Overcome Social Anxiety: Skills for Academic and Social Success (SASS) (The Guilford Practical Intervention in the Schools Series)ISBN# 1462534600 by Masia Warner, Carrie, Colognori, Daniela, Lynch, Chelsea The Guilford Press
The text, Helping Students Overcome Social Anxiety, is about $32 at Amazon.