Episode 10

Parents and the Pandemic

Todd Krieger is again joined by Julie Fisher, M.Ed. to advise parents on how to help children and teens make sense of the pandemic and the changes in their lives. Giving kids support and sharing hope during this time is crucial. Parents should also consider adjusting expectations for their children’s behavior, screen time, and academic performance. Thank you to the Alfred and Bernice Deutsch Millenium Fund for their generous support of this podcast.

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Teens who don’t sleep enough are more than twice as likely to report higher levels of depressive symptoms.

Source: Child Mind Institute