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Tips for Helping Children Cope with Crisis Anxiety

This is The Bronx - April 15, 2020

Tips For Helping Children Cope With Anxiety During Crisis

 

by Dr. James McGuirk

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, adults are facing new, unique challenges in their everyday lives. Adjustments have been made to schedules, jobs, finances, and childcare – which demands focused attention all day, every day. These changes, and change in general, can lead to stress and anxiety. Children’s lives have been disrupted as well, but they deal with anxiety in very different ways. Learn tips to help children cope with their anxiety.

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