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CARES Psychologist, Dr. R. Lindsey Bergman, discusses the signs of school refusal and what parents can do about it.

The UCLA CARES Team was pleased to welcome the staff and teachers from 107th Street Elementary School for a retreat focused on self-compassion and community resilience.

Dr. John Piacentini was recently featured in a UCLA Health Tips Article and Infographic on promoting healthy social media habits for children and teens.

How often do you complain aloud to your family about your own stress? Though it may seem counter-intuitive, voicing your own struggles with daily stress may be the best way to help your child... read more

By Dr. Catherine Mogil

Are kids these days more anxious than in the past? This is one of the most commonly asked questions from parents, pediatricians, and teachers.

Learn more about childhood anxiety

Anxiety is feeling afraid, scared, worried, or nervous about things that might happen in the future or seem dangerous or unpredictable.

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Featured team member

Lee Klosinski, PhD

Dr. Klosinski is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and received his doctoral degree in religion from Claremont Graduate University. His extensive administrative and research experience includes...