Sometimes the pressure of schooling and expectations of success can result in difficulties with anxiety and depression.
If you are a parent wanting to support you child during these high stress times, here are a couple of tips to make it make it bit easier and hopefully a more manageable and productive stage in their life.
Be approachable. This is important so that your child feels like they can talk to you about their feelings. They need someone who can listen to their concerns and provide feedback that is on the lighter side (i.e. let them know that you are proud of them for their efforts, not for the outcome).