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The science of belonging and human connection.
Kelly-Ann Allen Ph.D.
With rising rates of youth mental illness, disconnection, and social isolation, strategies are needed that can help stem the tide.
As many as 5 percent of students experience school refusal—and the rate is much higher for students with psychological conditions like anxiety.
Educational systems in Denmark have an unmistakable influence on a sense of togetherness for their staff, students, and school community.
The innate need to seek out meaningful social connections and bonds with others is an enduring and persistent human characteristic throughout life.
Dr. Kelly-Ann Allen is nationally and internationally recognized as a belonging researcher and for her translation of this expertise within educational contexts.