An example of common concern is the emotional well being of teenagers

An example of common concern is the emotional well being of teenagers, such as bullying or abuse at home or in school, as this can have serious effects on the teenagers learning , especially that they are going through GCSE’s and A levels. They can be under great pressure to to do well in their exams and complete their coursework. This can cause high levels of stress that can lead to depression. The warning signs are for example; withdrawl, changes in school performance and mood, not willing to participate, truancy, self harm etc.concerns similar to these need to be recorde, and reported to SENCO, to avoid minor depression turning into a major depression, or an anxiety disorder