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Resources for talking to your child about the Coronavirus

Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus | Child Mind Institute

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.

How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus | Parenting Tips & Advice | PBS KIDS for Parents

With coronavirus being a concern for grown ups, kids might also be worrying. Here's how to talk about COVID-19 with your young children, plus ways to practice healthy habits all year round.

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As the country and the world respond to the coronavirus (COVID-19), we are all feeling a range of emotions. At CASEL, we understand how important it is to attend to the social and emotional needs that arise during times like these.

Talking to Children About COVID-19 (Coronavirus): A Parent Resource

A new type of coronavirus, abbreviated COVID-19, is causing an outbreak of respiratory (lung) disease. It was first detected in China and has now been detected internationally. While the immediate health risk in the United States is low, it is important to plan for any possible outbreaks if the risk level increases in the future.

The importance of social distancing

There's a lot of talk surrounding the importance of social distancing and how that can slow down the spread of COVID-19. The Washington Post has posted a free article on the importance of social distancing showing just how impactful it can be.

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