transition http://wesa.fm en How to Deal with New School Anxiety http://wesa.fm/post/how-deal-new-school-anxiety <p>New school anxiety hits students transitioning between school levels each year. As this academic year gets underway <a href="http://www.washjeff.edu/professors/petchel-cathy">Cathy Petchel</a>, a clinical psychologist at Washington &amp; Jefferson College, is ready to help.</p><p>Petchel says the major issues which contribute to new school anxiety stem from a fear of the unknown. That includes new social situations and how to build relationships in this new setting. Heightened academic expectations can also be a source of anxiety. Mon, 16 Sep 2013 20:30:39 +0000 Nick Frost 16631 at http://wesa.fm How to Deal with New School Anxiety