Our Family to Yours: Advice on School Refusal

Oxford Health: How do I help? School Refusal


School refusal with boys and girls? - Dr Glenn Melvin


School refusal and truancy - Dr Glenn Melvin


A team approach to deal with school refusal - Dr Glenn Melvin

Facts for Families

Anxiety Canada



Stones have feeling too by Russell Deal

‘The Huge Bag of Worries’ by Virginia Ironside

What's Up

Lucy Clarke: When school just isn't working

Apple Clock - Bedtime Feature


Lucy Clarke: Beautiful Failures

Hey Warrior by Karen Young

Columbia University: Overcoming School Refusal or School Phobia

Headspace for Kids

KidsMatter: Understanding School Refusal

Happythoughts are Everywhere... by Nicky Johnston

‘Beautiful Failures’ by Lucy Clark

Three Good Things - A Happiness Journal

Mindfulness for Children

Getting to School and Staying at School

School Refusal Assessment

Raising Children Network: 9 - 15 years



Relax by Catherine O’Neill

Beyond Blue

The Huge Bag of Worries

When Children Refuse School by Christopher A. Kearney and Anne Marie Albano


Smiling Mind

Feeling Sad or Worried About School

Stop Panic & Anxiety Self Help

Go Away, Mr Worrythoughts by Nicky Johnston

Depression CBT

Tips for Concerned Parents


Kiwi Families

ReachOut WorryTime

What To Do When You Worry Too Much: A Kid's Guide to Overcoming Anxiety by Dawn Huebner

Headspace: Guided Meditation

The Spinoff

Raising Children Network: 5 - 8 years


Overcoming School Refusal: A practical guide for teachers, counsellors, caseworkers and parents by Joanne Garfi

Ministry of Education

Autism Awareness: Top tips for Managing School Refusal


Community Connections: School Refusal

Mona Delahooke: How Can Therapists Help Children with School Refusal?

For Parents: Emotionally Based School Avoidance

Navigator Program

Sleep Meditations for Kids

School Refusal in Adolescence by David Heyne, Stephanie Rollings, Neville King and Bruce Tonge

For Young People: Info Booklet

Understanding School Refusal by M. S. Thambirajah, Karen J. Grandison and Louise De-Hayes

Beyond Blue: School Refusal