Kids worry more when they're kept in the dark
News of the coronavirus COVID-19 is everywhere, from the front page of all the papers to the playground at school. Many parents are wondering how to bring up the epidemic in a way that will be reassuring and not make kids more worried than they already may be. Here is some advice from the experts at the Child Mind Institute.
The Child Mind Institute. (n.d.). Responding to Traumatic Events. Retrieved January 27, 2020, from https://childmind.org/article/talking-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus/.