Eco Anxiety

Some children and young people experience significant anxiety and distress around ecological issues. As they become increasingly aware of the impact of humans on the planet and the lack of action by world leaders, increasingly young people are experiencing intense distress and despair over human inertia to act and the potential consequences for their future.

For further information on Eco Anxiety please see the following links:

What is Eco-Anxiety? – Eco-Anxiety (

How to cope with eco anxiety | Friends of the Earth

How to Talk to Children and Teens About Eco-Anxiety. The words that will turn anxiety into hope, courage, and direction. – Hey Sigmund