Biggest increase in counselling sessions among 16-18 year olds
There's been a 21% rise in Childline counselling sessions with young people who are worried about exam results in the last 2 years.
Overall there were 1,133 counselling sessions for young people concerned about exam results in 2016/17.
The rise was particularly dramatic among 16-18 year olds - with Childline counselling sessions up 68% over the last 2 years.
More than a quarter of all counselling sessions took place in August, when GCSE and A-Level results are released.1