Parenting During COVID

Posted October 1, 2020

Screen Time During the Coronavirus Crisis
Child Mind Institute, 2020
https://childmind.org/article/screen-time-during-the-coronavirus-crisis/

 

Posted May 13, 2020

COVID-19 Learning Hub
AboutKidsHealth by SickKids
https://www.aboutkidshealth.ca/COVID-19
*talking to kids, coping, mental health, parenting, wellbeing, tools, videos, sleep, meditations


Supporting Families During COVID-19
Child Mind Institute
https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/
incl daily tips, addressing specific concerns, taking care of yourself, remote learning, behaviours, anxiety, remote learning


CrisisLogger
Child Mind Institute and Parents Magazine
https://crisislogger.org/
*Record an audio or video recording sharing your thoughts and feelings on your experiences during the COVID-19 crisis by clicking the “Share Your Thoughts” link above, or explore what others have recorded by clicking the “Listen to Others’ Thoughts”.


Tips for Supporting Learning at Home, by age group
Child Mind Institute
https://childmind.org/topics/concerns/learning/


Coping with Current Events: A Parent, Family and Caregiver Toolkit (online session)
CMHA Kelowna
https://discoverycollegekelowna.com/coping-with-current-events-a-parent-family-and-caregiver-toolkit/


Supporting youth with anxiety disorders during the COVID-19 pandemic
Dr. Nicola Keyhan, Canadian Paediatric Society
https://www.cps.ca/en/blog-blogue/supporting-youth-with-anxiety-disorders-during-the-covid-19-pandemic

Coping in Hard Times: Fact Sheet for Parents
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network
https://www.nctsn.org/sites/default/files/resources/fact-sheet/coping_in_hard_times_parents.pdf


How to talk to your child about COVID-19
AboutKidsHealth by SickKids
https://www.aboutkidshealth.ca/Article?contentid=3866&language=English


What to Do (and Not Do) When Children Are Anxious
Child Mind Institute
https://childmind.org/article/what-to-do-and-not-do-when-children-are-anxious/


Books recommended by participants in session May 6 and 8:

Helping Your Anxious Child: A Step-by-Step Guide for Parents
By R Rapee, A Wignall, and S Spence. New Harbinger, 2008
https://books.google.ca/books/about/Helping_Your_Anxious_Child.html?id=ArNYszn5orgC


Big Feelings Come and Go Storybook
Canadian Centre for Child Protection
https://protectchildren.ca/en/order/product/301:en/

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