EBSA (Emotionally Based School Avoidance)

Advice to help children and young people who feel anxious about going to school

We have organised our guidance and resources in this section according to whether they are being approached by an educational professional, a parent or carer, or a young person. There are however no restrictions, and all should feel free to view all the resources and information available here.

EBSA resources for schools
What schools can do to help pupils presenting with EBSA
Emotionally Based School Avoidance (EBSA) resources for children and families
EBSA resources for families to use to support their children and young people.
Child and Young Person Guidance
Information and resources provided in the brochures below may be helpful when you are experiencing anxiety around attending school. These activities are designed to...