What is Didaskaleinophobia

The meaning or definition of the word didaskaleinophobia is simply, the fear of going to school. More specifically it is an extreme unwarranted fear or physical aversion of going to school.

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What is School Phobia

Although school phobia and avoidance may appear to be a very simple or concrete issue to resolve, it is often misunderstood and consequently minimized or mistreated.

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School Refusal and Your Child

The overall idea in dealing with a child who displays a refusal to go to school symptom, is not to stress the child too much, and look for a workable solution for the problem.

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Recognize School Anxiety Issues in Your Child

Parents would do well to recognize the fear of school in children. It will give them the edge they need to help alleviate school anxiety in children. There are certain signs for which parents should be aware of, this article will help.

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School Phobia

School phobia and school avoidance in children and adolescents is a growing issue that impacts not only the student but the entire family, school personnel and mental health professionals working with the student.

School Refusal in Children

Children who suffer from school refusal symptoms may have anxiety disorders or fear of separation. They do not like the feeling of being away from their parents, not being able to socialize, being teased or bullied by other kids.

Coping With School Anxiety

Parents would do well to recognize the fear of school in children. It will give them the edge they need to help alleviate school anxiety in children. There are certain signs for which parents should be aware.

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Understanding the differences of School Phobia and other issues such as a Fear Of School, School Anxiety and School Avoidance will help you understand, as a parent how best to help your child with their School Phobia.
John Reilly, MSW, LCSW, Psy.A (Sage Day Schools in New Jersey)