Tag Archives: Anxiety

Nearly half of Canadians report struggling with anxiety, but are we really coming undone?

With new surveys showing alarming rates of anxiety, it’s a wonder we haven’t all crawled under weighted blankets. A recent poll of 1,500 Canadians found 41 per cent of those surveyed identified themselves as “someone who struggles with anxiety.” A third said they had been formally diagnosed with anxiety. A similar proportion had been prescribed… Read More »

'Parents are playing their part in this too' – How childhood is shrinking and anxiety is rising

30-day challenge: students at Bishopstown Community School in Cork with teacher Alan White. Picture by Mark Condren ‘Parents are playing their part in this too’ – How childhood is shrinking and anxiety is rising Independent.ie It’s a sign of the times that in today’s schools, building emotional resilience and giving children the skills to cope… Read More »