Keep an Eye on Your Student’s Mental Health This Back-to-School Season

Students across the country are moving into dorms or getting ready to board school buses for their first day of class. While the pandemic caused widespread disruption to learning, one of the biggest concerns, for students of all ages, has been how it has affected their mental health. High numbers of teenagers have reported persistently feeling sad or hopeless, and the Biden Administration has tried to make student mental health a priority.

For parents concerned about how their students are handling the new school year, read five suggestions mental health experts say can help them monitor their child’s mental health.

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