School is about to start for another year in Australia, and many parents will be waving their child off at the school gate for the first time. But how do you know they’re ready to go? And what can you do to make their first day as stress and tear-free as possible?
Maggie Dent talks to child and adolescent psychiatrist, Dr Kaylene Henderson, about how to prepare kids for their first day and how to ease older kids back into the school year. Maggie shares her top tips on a smooth transition to high school.