HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Returning to school can be stressful and emotional for students with celiac disease.

Dr. Emily Wycoff, a health psychologist with Hartford Hospital, joined News 8 to discuss more.

Watch the full interview in the player above.

You’re invited to join a free virtual webinar on Aug. 15 at 5:30 p.m. to learn about:

  • Tips for staying safe in dining halls and cafeterias
  • How to navigate social situations
  • Strategies for staying calm when exposure happens at school
  • Q&A with the experts

Registration is required. Call 1.855.HHC.HERE (1.855.442.4373) or visit HartfordHealthCare.org/VirtualClasses