As COVID-19 lockdown measures are lifted, some children may experience social anxiety about the prospect of returning to school. People with social anxiety may fear embarrassment or the expectation to perform in social situations, or worry exceedingly about people judging you poorly.

There is certainly not a one size fits all in children’s reactions to their return to school. We all need to be mindful of a wide  range of emotions from relief, excitement, anxiety and trepidation.

Find out more in this article from The Conversation.