Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus

Kids worry more when they're kept in the dark

Some expert advice is doled out from the Child Mind Institute.

  1. Don’t be afraid to discuss the coronavirus
  2. Be developmentally appropriate
  3. Take your cues from your child
  4. Deal with your own anxiety
  5. Be reassuring
  6. Focus on what you’re doing to stay safe
  7. Stick to routine
  8. Keep talking