Parent Help Resources
Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting From COVID NASP Article
Helping Kids Think About the Good (During Safer at Home - 20 minute podcast) - https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/podcasts/item/abdi_nazemian_helping_kids_think_about_the_good_gratitude
Developing GRATITUDE in your kids (short 2 minute video, a faster explanation of the exercise discussed in the podcast above)- https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/video/item/talk_with_kids_gratitude
VARIOUS TOPICS - Parenting Struggle Cue Cards - https://www.greatschools.org/gk/cue-cards/
RESILIENCE - Why Try’s Parent Resilience Guide - FREE - Audio chapters and digital books - https://resilienceguide.org/
WORRY - Counselor Keri: Resources for Kids who Worry https://www.counselorkeri.com/2019/05/12/help-kids-deal-with-worry/
Many Topics from the Greater Good Magazine (Science Based Insights for a Meaningful Life) on Parenting - https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/video/series/parenting_videos
TATTLING - Six Ways to Reduce Tattling
Tech-Free Night Ideas - "Family Night: 17 Ways to Have Fun Without Screens"
CANCER and helping kids understand:
- PDF Booklet on how to talk to your kids about cancer - https://www.cancersupportcommunity.org/sites/default/files/d7/document/fsac_what_do_i_tell_the_kids_smaller.pdf
- A guide for teens abbout when a parent has cancer (downloadable in multiple ways) https://www.cancer.gov/publications/patient-education/when-your-parent-has-cancer
- American Cancer Society's page on Children and Cancer https://www.cancer.org/treatment/children-and-cancer.html
- Talking with your child about his/her cancer diagnosis https://www.cancer.net/coping-with-cancer/talking-with-family-and-friends/how-child-understands-cancer
Cultures of Dignity Blog and Video Resources on variety of topics relevant more for paarents of tweens and teens.