Psychology Today has shared 7 practical steps for helping your children feel safe, not scared.
Something that stood out to me from this article was how the author defined hope.
Hope doesn’t mean the problem will go away. Instead, think of hope as what keeps you going in the face of adversity.”
Lifeline WA knows that talking helps. The suggestion of asking kids questions like “have you heard anything new about coronavirus?” creates opportunities for open talk, and for parents to fill the gaps with accurate information.
Read the article here.
If you need someone to listen, call Lifeline 13 11 14.