Our Family to Yours: Advice on School Refusal

Oxford Health: How do I help? School Refusal


School refusal and truancy - Dr Glenn Melvin


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


School refusal with boys and girls? - Dr Glenn Melvin

Raising Children Network: 5 - 8 years


Feeling Sad or Worried About School

‘The Huge Bag of Worries’ by Virginia Ironside

Beyond Blue: School Refusal

Mindfulness for Children

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


Kiwi Families

The Spinoff

Lucy Clarke: Beautiful Failures

Navigator Program

Sleep Meditations for Kids

Beyond Blue

Autism Awareness: Top tips for Managing School Refusal

The Huge Bag of Worries

Stop Panic & Anxiety Self Help

Headspace for Kids

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

Depression CBT

ReachOut WorryTime

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

Hey Warrior by Karen Young

Anxiety Canada

School Refusal Assessment

What's Up


Raising Children Network: 9 - 15 years

Go Away, Mr Worrythoughts by Nicky Johnston

Smiling Mind




For Young People: Info Booklet

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

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

Tips for Concerned Parents

Lucy Clarke: When school just isn't working

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



Happythoughts are Everywhere... by Nicky Johnston

Ministry of Education

Relax by Catherine O’Neill

Stones have feeling too by Russell Deal

For Parents: Emotionally Based School Avoidance

‘Beautiful Failures’ by Lucy Clark

Three Good Things - A Happiness Journal

Community Connections: School Refusal

Getting to School and Staying at School

Headspace: Guided Meditation

Columbia University: Overcoming School Refusal or School Phobia

Facts for Families


Apple Clock - Bedtime Feature

KidsMatter: Understanding School Refusal