We have curated the following articles and videos if you are looking for some resources and guidance on how to talk to children about Covid-19. These are certainly unprecedented times, that children may have a hard time with, but it also gives us an opportunity to communicate openly with our kids about difficult and confusing topics.
More links to follow as we find them.
It's important to be aware of how children may exhibit their reaction to the Covid-19 outbreak and restrictions. Please take time to notice and perhaps you can find helpful ways to engage your child in healthy conversations with the links and resources provided on this page.
CCMC's School Closure Kit
Just for Kids - a comic exploring the new corona-virus
SAMHSA: Talking with Children - Tips for Caregiver, Parents and Teachers During Infectious Disease Outbreaks
MENTAL HEALTH AND COPING
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Child Mind Institute
National Association of School Psychologists
National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement