Addressing Student Anxiety Regarding COVID-19
Children and teens react to anxiety and stress differently than adults. Some may react right away; others may show signs that they are having a difficult time much later.
As parents/caregivers, the best way you can support their wellness and healing is by staying calm. Children will react to what you say and how you say it. Make yourself available to listen and talk. Let them know that adults at home and school are taking care of their health and safety.
Below are some helpful articles on talking to your children about the current viral outbreak:
Talking With Children: