How to Give Kids Stability During This Unpredictable Roller Coaster of a Pandemic

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January 11, 2022 – In a Los Angeles Times article about how to give kids stability during the COVID-19 pandemic, Rachel Robertson, VP of Education Development at Bright Horizons shares pointers on how to help kids maneuver these uncertain times. 

“It’s very important for adults to model caring for themselves,” Robertson said. “Narrate your thoughts aloud: Say, ‘This day was really hard for me. I had a hard day. What I need to do is go for a five-minute walk. Would you like to come with me?’ When they’re feeling a similar way, they’ll have that tool available to them.”

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