Specific to Disease and Outbreak:
Article on Increasing Students Idea of Self-Control as CoronaVirus spreads: https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/2020/03/02/how-we-can-help-kids-increase-their-sense-control-coronavirus-approaches/?fbclid=IwAR1egCCCTLwURE6snHlIz7exrG0Ex5FRyXFJbIfilumEeAmL0txTFzI_LF8
Video: Don't be afraid to talk to kids about this, model calm, be developmentally appropriate, learn their questions, share basic facts, focus on the helpers and what we can all do to stay well, and listen.
National Association of School Psychologist: Guidance for Parents for Talking to Kids about Coronavirus: https://higherlogicdownload.s3.amazonaws.com/NASN/3870c72d-fff9-4ed7-833f-215de278d256/UploadedImages/PDFs/02292020_NASP_NASN_COVID-19_parent_handout.pdf
Coping with Stress During Infectious Disease Outbreaks: https://store.samhsa.gov/system/files/sma14-4885.pdf
Ways to help you and your family de-stress during the uncertainty of the Coronavirus:
Adults can help by making sure adolescents don’t overestimate the dangers or underestimate their ability to protect themselves.
BrainPop Video explaining Coronavirus to children https://www.brainpop.com/health/diseasesinjuriesandconditions/coronavirus/
For Parents: Coping with Public Health Emergencies
Parent and Caregiver Guide to Helping Families Cope with the Coronavirus
For younger children: Sesame Street in our Communities- Offering Comfort and Staying Healthy
Parent/Caregiver Guide to Helping Families Cope With the Coronavirus Disease: https://drive.google.com/file/d/18Q3jUkNFv0WPM2AuAxc5th3-e5vUn_AY/view?usp=sharing
Social Story explaining the CoronaVirus to aide in alleviating fears
Application for Xifinity Internet Essentials
NJ Department of Labor- Information about benefits and the CoronaVirus