How to Talk with Children About the Coronavirus

The news about the new Coronavirus is spreading almost virally (sorry for the pun), and as parents, you may wonder if and how should you talk with your children about this new situation.

In this quick bonus episode, I offer some tips and strategies to help you deal with these conversations. Hopefully, you'll only have to deal with this virus by talking about it and no more.

Stay safe everybody, and don't forget to wash your hand ๐Ÿ™

You'll Learn

  • Why should you minimize exposure to news
  • How to initiate a conversation about the Coronavirus
  • How to validate your children's emotions
  • How to help young children externalize their fears of the Coronavirus

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About The Apparently Parent Podcast

On this show, I share with you my perspectives and experience of parenting and psychology.

Enhance your understanding of the relationship with your child and yourself by learning about attachment, mindful and playful parenting mindset and techniques.

Listen to me sharing my knowledge and experience both as a parent and a therapist, as well as interviews with parenting experts from around the world.ย 

Eran Katz - Clinical Psychologist and Parenting Counselor

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Eran Katz

First, I’m a father of two kiddos. But I’m also a Clinical Psychologist and Parenting Counselor specializing in Attachment Theory and Experiential, Emotional Focused Psychotherapy. I believe that parenting is one of the most important things we ever do in our lives. This is why I love talking about it and helping parenting just like you and I find their best-parenting-selves.

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