Talking to Young People About Coronavirus

As the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak continues, young people may feel as confused and anxious as adults. LYSB is providing a number of resources to help parents and other adults talk to youth about Coronavirus.

10 Tips for Talking About COVID-19 With Your Kids from PBS

How to Talk to Kids About the Coronavirus
a brief video with Dr. Jamie Howard, Director of Trauma and Resilience Service at the Child Mind Institute

Talking with Children: Tips for Caregivers, Parents, and Teachers During Infectious Disease Outbreaks, from SAMHSA

How To Talk To Your Kids About Coronavirus (for young children) from PBS Kids

Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting from COVID-19, from National Association of School Psychologists

Just for Kids: A Comic Exploring the New Coronavirus, from NPR

Check In At Home – Tips for College Students, from the Jordan Porco Foundation

Resisting the Pandemic of Prejudice, Reclaiming the Power of Relationships, from Search Institute

Supporting Young People in the Wake of Violence and Trauma , from MENTOR