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Overcoming School Anxiety Reviews & Articles:
On-site reviews
Why is My Tween Afraid to Leave Home? Understanding Chronic Anxiety on Tweenparent.com by Diane Peters Mayer
Overcoming School Anxiety Book Review from Robyn's Online World
Parenting 101: Help calm your kid's nerves before the first day of school by Jennifer Davies, Union-Tribune Staff Writer, 8-29-09
What not to do on the first day of school: Think you're supremely unprepared for the fall grind? Think again. . . from GreatSchools.net
How to Prepare Kids for the First Day of School from Mighty Mommy - Quick and Dirty Tips for Practical Parenting, hosted by Cherylyn Feierabend.
Calming the back-to-school jitters by Jennifer Dean at MOMARAMA on PE.com
Separation Anxiety 101 and School Newbies: A Preschool Parent's Guide by Alisa Stoudt at Education.com
Book Review from LaLaGirl Likes.
Overcoming Homework Anxiety - Review by Education.com
OMG! School’s Almost In! by Michele Zipp, WorkingMother.com
Overcoming School Anxiety Book Excerpts & Interviews:
PARENTING 101 Interview: Watch for signs of bullying, and know how to react by Jennifer Davies, San Diego Union-Tribune Staff Writer,
Diane on BlogTalkRadio - Talking Anxiety with Diane Peters Mayer (Internet Radio Show & Podcast) with Lisa Stroyan & Amy Makice.
Anxiety - Interview with Diane Peters Mayer on Children with Anxiety
Read Diane's Interview with Elisha Goldstein (Mentalhelp.net and DrsGoldstein.com). on his integration of psychotherapy and mindfulness practice.
School anxiety from WHYY’s Behavioral Health desk, Maiken Scott reports.
Voices In The Family | Radio | WHYY - School Anxiety Interview
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My name is Diane Peters Mayer, and I am a psychotherapist (licensed social worker) in private practice working with children, adolescents, adults, and couples. I work with those who need help with anxiety/stress, anxiety disorders, school anxiety, performance anxiety, depression, adjustment to life situations / transitions, self-defeating behaviors, and relationships.

The basis of my work is first, a deep respect for the uniqueness and worth of each person, along with a holistic therapeutic approach that takes into account the connection between emotional and physical health.

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Read the transcript of Diane's chat about school anxiety at Health Central.

Read Diane's interview
with Annie Fox of Anniefox.com, or read more about and listen to Diane being interviewed by Annie Fox. Annie is a respected educator, award-winning author, and a trusted online adviser. Her life’s work is helping teens become more self-aware, self-confident and better able to make choices that reflect who they really are.

Read Diane's interview with Suzanna Narducci of TweenParent.com

Read the Review of Overcoming School Anxiety from Metapsychology Online Reviews by Anthony R. Dickinson, Ph.D. and Lucillal Lau

Family Review Network, made up of affiliated parenting sites, reviews Overcoming School Anxiety.

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