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Helping Children Thrive During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Head Start, Early Childhood Learning & Knowledge Center, ECLKC)


In this video, Dr. Bergeron is joined by Sangeeta Parikshak, mental health lead at the Office of Head Start. They discuss how to help children feel loved and safe during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Dr. B and Sangeeta suggest ways to talk to children about COVID-19, as well as how to make this experience easier on them. Dr. B also shares a love note to a San Bernardino, CA preschool services department providing tele-mental health services to parents in the community during the COVID-19 crisis.


Behavior Collaboration Early Childhood Parent/Family Social/Emotional