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Mental Health and COVID-19

Coronavirus and Kids' Mental Health

We know that parents and other caregivers are struggling with questions regarding the strain of the Covid-19 outbreak on kids' mental health, and how to interact with children so as to minimize that strain while still encouraging responsible and healthy behaviors. The following are seven helpful resources. This list was started by one of our partnering psychiatrists. Thank you, Dr. Huynh!

  1. Seven Scripts to Talk to Kids About the Coronavirus
  2. For Young Children
  3. For Children With Autism
  4. For Parents at Home With Their Children
  5. Talking to Teens and Tweens About Coronavirus
  6. A Kid's Guide to Coronavirus (Downloadable Ebook)
  7. Parenting in a Pandemic: Tips to Keep the Calm at Home