Mental health and school attendance
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Did you know that poor mental health has been linked to poor school attendance?
Anxiety is often described as a key risk factor.
School plays a key role in a child’s development, and frequent absence from school increases the likelihood of a range of adverse outcomes in childhood and later life.
Poor mental health has been linked to poor school attendance
Research has shown a clear link between being absent from school and academic success so make sure you reach out to your child’s school if you have any concerns.