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How to talk to kids about COVID-19

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For an overview of COVID-19: Symptoms, Conditions, Treatment, etc.

Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus

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.

8 tips to help comfort and protect children.

Parents, teachers advised: The Department of Education has published advice for parents and teachers on how to talk to children and young people about Covid-19.

Advice for Parents and Schools: Talking to Children and Young People about COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

How to talk with kids about the coronavirus from Poynter

From the CDC: Talking with children about Coronavirus Disease 2019: Messages for parents, school staff, and others working with children.

How to Talk to Your Child

PBS: How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus

NY Times article: 5 Ways to Help Teens Manage Anxiety About the Coronavirus. Adults can help by making sure adolescents don’t overestimate the dangers or underestimate their ability to protect themselves.

NY Times Article: Talking to Teens and Tweens About Coronavirus

Washington Post Article: Teachers across America confront a thorny question: How to talk about coronavirus in class?

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