I Have To Go To A New School In SeptemberSchoolI Have To Go To A New School In September<div class="ExternalClassD6B0535197EF4A009464E498F4492C33"><p>​Hi, I'm sorry for bothering you with this, I don't know what to do. In September I'm going to be in a new school and not know anyone. I'm shy. I'm upset and just want to cry now. Can't believe my dad's job was moved. It's not fair, sorry for being upset about this.<br></p></div><div class="ExternalClassC4EBF650A84C4FEE8573684E15BE5127"><p>Thank you for reaching out, please do not apologize for feeling upset.  <a href="/Pages/tip-Your-Feelings-are-OK.aspx">Your feelings are ok</a>, this link will provide you with information about feelings and for our app that helps track daily feelings. Each day may bring different ones. It's important to express how you are feeling and not hold them in.<br>Starting a new school can feel very overwhelming.  It will be important for you to try and get yourself prepared for <a href="/Pages/tip-back-to-school-anxiety.aspx?Topic=School">school</a>; check out the school's website, find ways to get involved, or maybe visit the school and meet with principal or counselor prior to school starting.<br></p><p>Are there activities or sports that you are looking forward to joining or trying out?  That would be a great way to meet new people who have similar interests as you.  Check out these <a href="/Pages/tip-Making-Friends.aspx">tips</a> to help with making friends!  Try to think about the positives of what this new school experience could be like.<br>We will be here for you, please let us know if you have any other concerns or have questions once the school year gets started.<br></p><p>Good luck!<br></p><p>Megan, Crisis Counselor<br><br></p></div>14

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