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

Relax by Catherine O’Neill

Stop Panic & Anxiety Self Help

For Parents: Emotionally Based School Avoidance

School Refusal Assessment

ReachOut WorryTime

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

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

Three Good Things - A Happiness Journal

Lucy Clarke: Beautiful Failures


The Spinoff

Mindfulness for Children


Beyond Blue

Feeling Sad or Worried About School

Go Away, Mr Worrythoughts by Nicky Johnston

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

What's Up

KidsMatter: Understanding School Refusal

Kiwi Families

Getting to School and Staying at School

Headspace: Guided Meditation



‘The Huge Bag of Worries’ by Virginia Ironside

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



Navigator Program

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

Raising Children Network: 5 - 8 years

‘Beautiful Failures’ by Lucy Clark

Anxiety Canada

Raising Children Network: 9 - 15 years

Apple Clock - Bedtime Feature


The Huge Bag of Worries

Tips for Concerned Parents

Stones have feeling too by Russell Deal

Headspace for Kids

Autism Awareness: Top tips for Managing School Refusal

Sleep Meditations for Kids

Smiling Mind

Beyond Blue: School Refusal


Hey Warrior by Karen Young

Columbia University: Overcoming School Refusal or School Phobia

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

Lucy Clarke: When school just isn't working

Facts for Families

Happythoughts are Everywhere... by Nicky Johnston

Community Connections: School Refusal

Ministry of Education

For Young People: Info Booklet

Depression CBT