Boost Your Child's Confidence

Signs of stress

Signs that your children may be experiencing stress or worry include:

  • Headaches or stomach aches;
  • Sleep difficulty or nightmares;
  • Avoiding peers or family activities;
  • Not being able to focus on tasks;
  • A drop in grades; and
  • Changes in emotions (e.g., bad-tempered, acting more grouchy than usual).

Common Sources of Childhood Stress

Source: WNYT

Source: Howdini

Source: Great Schools

Source: Kids in the House