Talking to Children about COVID-19 (Corona Virus): A Parent Resource
When faced with the unknown like COVID-19, it may increase our anxieties. Helping children cope with anxiety requires providing accurate prevention information, acknowledging some level of concern without causing undue concern. Children look to adults for guidance on how to react in stressful situations. This resource provides specific guidelines on how to talk to and listen to children when tensions are high. This resource may be downloaded in English, Spanish, Amharic, Chinese, Korean.