If unaddressed, childhood and adolescent anxiety can have a lasting negative impact on students’ social/emotional development, academic success and college/career readiness. School counselors play an integral role in addressing students’ mental health needs. Through evidenced-based interventions, school counselors can effectively promote the skills and attitudes necessary to cope and even overcome childhood anxiety disorders.
Kuba, Summer, "Worrywarts: Alleviating Anxiety through School Counselor Interventions" (2018). Faculty Publications and Presentations. 184.