It may be difficult to explain COVID-19 to children, along with all of the changes that come with it. While some restrictions are being lifted in our state, the virus is far from eradicated. We have a few resources for you specifically geared toward explaining the Coronavirus to kids.
Supporting a child with autism (ASD) through COVID-19
Parenting a child with autism has its own daily life challenges. Add on extreme transitions, disrupted routines, new social rules, and increased anxiety, and you are quickly swimming upstream.
Explained to Kids YouTube Playlist
In the style of Mr. Rodgers, we’ve created a series of videos that help explain difficult situations to kids in a clear and articulate manner. You can either watch these with your children, or use them as a guide to have your own conversation with kids. Our most recent video is helping explain to children the importance and steps of Washing Our Hands.
View the entire playlist YouTube or below. As of this posting, we’ve added new videos every week.