You’re invited to “Supporting the Emotional Needs of Children and Youth During the COVID-19 Pandemic
When: Thursday, April 23, 2020, 4:00-5:30 PM Eastern time (3:00-4:30 PM Central, 2:00-3:30 PM Mountain, 1:00-2:30 PM Pacific)
In this webinar, pediatric psychologist Dr. Meghan Walls will provide an overview of what emotional reactions can be expected from children and youth during the current pandemic. Also covered will be recommendations for how parents, teachers and other caregivers can provide emotional support and reassurance to help navigate this societal crisis.
Dr. Teri Brister, author of the NAMI Basics program, will provide information about the NAMI Basics OnDemand program available online for parents/caregivers of children and youth with mental health conditions.
There will be a Q&A period moderated by Dr. Ken Duckworth, NAMI’s Chief Medical Officer.
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