Updated: Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting From COVID-19

Updated: Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting From COVID-19

Included are a number of resources specifically aimed at addressing the trauma associated with COVID-19 Illness, school closures, changes in routines etc.

Teaching Tolerance:  A Trauma-Informed Approach to Teaching Through Coronavirus

  • Classroom Resources
  • Learning Plan
  • Tips for families on supporting their students at home


The National Child Traumatic Stress Network

  • Parent/Caregiver Guide on Coping with COVID-19
  • Helping children with separation and grief


Jewish Family Services – JFS OnCall

  • For Essential Personnel: Online Support Groups for Managing Anxiety & Self-Care
  • Emotional Support Hotline


Child Mind Institute

  • Resources on supporting families through the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • Telehealth Services for children and teens to speak with licensed clinicians


National Association of School Psychologists

The National Association of School Psychologists has issued a parent resource guide for talking with your children about COVID-19. This resource is also available in multiple languages. For more information or to share with families, friends, or colleagues, access the link below.




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