We encourage everyone to think about how you are talking to your children about COVID-19. The Child Mind Institute has provided some excellent thoughts for parents to consider throughout this crisis. I have included the article from the Child Mind Institute below my letter.
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The National Child Traumatic Stress Network also has several resources for talking to children.
Resources for parents and caregivers from the National Child Traumatic Stress Network>
Download a free children's book about COVID-19 that was written by social workers.
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"Anxiety and Coping With the Coronavirus: Managing worry — your kids’ and your own" -- This is another helpful resource from the Child Mind Institute.
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