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Test Anxiety

If you have read my About Me section, you probably already know that I also attend classes part-time.  This is my second time around college, and I attend a big university, so I definitely feel completely old around my classmates (I’m turning 34 in a couple of weeks).   314 more words


Do we Really Need Children's Mental Health Week?

Last week was #TimetoTalk Day, Mental Health Awareness Week is in May and in the autumn it’s World Mental Health Day.  Last year at school we used World Mental Health Day as an opportunity to raise money for mental health charities, talk about mental health and we ran a mindfulness taster session too. 575 more words


New book on school success and stress reduction

Your Mindful Guide to Academic Success: Beat Burnout

Gayle Kimball, Ph.D. ISBN 978-0-938795-52-0

Available on ebook platforms like Amazon soon for $9.99

The nine chapters provide information for high school and college students about how to achieve academic goals and reduce stress: 449 more words


Anxiety at Its Finest : Midterms

Right from the waking moment of Sunday morning you fear the upcoming events; it’s midterm week. Although it’s Church day, you’ve never felt more disconnected from god than on this dreadful day of anticipated suffrage. 648 more words


Dealing with Student Test Anxiety

Recently I wrote a post about academic language and preparing students for tests by ensuring they are familiar with the test vocabulary and question styles you will employ. 775 more words


What it Takes to be a Good Patient

Between infertility, miscarriages and cancer, I’ve had my share of health issues. When it comes to figuring out how to be a good patient, I’m still learning because cancer, as we all know, is never really over: 662 more words

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