Homesickness common during first weeks of school for freshmen

Thanks to @drjoshk for joining us on #WakeUpAlabama to talk about #homesickness

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — As many freshmen enter their first days of school and time away from home, a familiar term is likely to be floated around: homesickness.

Dr. Josh Klapow joined Wake Up Alabama to share tips of how to combat homesickness that is so common among college freshmen.

First, Klapow recommends talking to other people, because it is likely you are not the only student…

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Establishing house schedule recommended to make back to school smoother

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – A new school year means it’s time for parents to get kids back on a schedule and get organized for the year.

Dr. Josh Klapow joined Wake Up Alabama to discuss helpful tips for getting kids out of their summer rut and back into the flow of their academic years.

Dr. Klapow said it’s important to establish a house schedule, putting things into place like setting bed times…

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