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Anxiety over exam results

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ExamAnxiety Tue 23-Aug-16 17:56:00

My ds is really suffering from worry and anxiety over the results.

Anyone else got this?

Timetogetup0630 Wed 24-Aug-16 04:04:18

My DD refused to open her envelope for 36 hours but when she did her results were good. ( (AS levels).

lljkk Wed 24-Aug-16 05:56:50

What's so terrible if he doesn't get the results he wants?
Pah, I hate the English system.

Peebles1 Wed 24-Aug-16 09:38:14

DD had this last week prior to A-level results. I'm assuming you're talking about GCSE results tomorrow? She has anxiety anyway, so we're kind of used to it. But I just made myself available to her, let her do what she needed to do, let things go a little in terms of any nagging etc, distracted with a film, TV, even looking through old photos at one point - whatever worked. Told her there wasn't much I could say as although it really didn't matter, she'd still feel nervous and it's normal to feel that way.

Good luck tomorrow! flowers

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