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What school phobia isn’t.

On telling someone yesterday that I work with children, helping them beat their school phobia, I again encountered some familiar responses.

“But surely there are lots of children who don’t like going to school, don’t these ‘school phobics’ just need to be told that life’s not all fun and to get on with it?”

and

“Isn’t it really about parents who over indulge their children and make home too comfortable?”

NO and NO!

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