COVID-19

Parent’s Handout

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Advice for Talking to Children about COVID-19 

Advice for Adults on Coping with Stress

Helping Children Cope with Stress 

Social Emotional Learning

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Webinars

  •  The Coronavirus:  Understanding the Science of Physical Distancing and How It Impacts Our Families: The PTA Council Health & Wellness Committee invites you to watch our recorded Zoom Webinar from March 19, 2020 with our expert panelists: Dr. Kala Mehta, DSc, MPH (Adjunct Professor in the Depart. of Epidemiology & Biostatistics at UCSF) and Dr. George Rutherford, M.D. (Head of the Division of Infectious Disease & Global Epidemiology in the Depart. of Epidemiology & Biostatistics at UCSF and advisor to WHO) discuss:

CLICK here to view:  https://ptac.paloaltopta.org/video-the-coronavirus-understanding-the-science-of-physical-distancing-and-how-it-impacts-our-families/

Please CLICK on the following link for resources:  https://docs.google.com/document/d/1JjzkjrOSE4C4rCDGAMzYvP_7JdRfj5aO8WHTTD9wrMU/edit?usp=sharing

  • Stress Management in the Age of COVID-19: The PTA Council Health & Wellness Committee invites you to watch our recorded Webinar from Tuesday, March 24, 2020 with our expert panelists: Gayathri Narayanan: certified MIndfulness and Meditation Teacher and Sumita Vasudeva: certified Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist and Yoga Teacher. The webinar will walk you through practices that have been proven to reduce stress; such as deep breathing, positive visualization, and mindfulness.

Please CLICK on the following link to view: 

 https://ptac.paloaltopta.org/webinar-stress-management-in-the-age-of-covid-19/

Please CLICK on the following link for resources: 

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1dnOdWsR2Hkq1_km8wnDGVQJxC5LIeRRnpHF9RNYhmrM/edit?usp=sharing

  • Health & Wellness Webinar Series: Family Closening in a Time of Social Distancing: The PTA Council  Health & Wellness Committee invites you to watch our recorded Zoom Webinar from Thursday April 2, 2020 with our expert panelists:   Jeanie Chang, Licensed  Marriage and Family Therapist and Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, offer her insights on how we can engage in ‘family closening’ during this time of social distancing of a pandemic situation. Jeanie’s specialty is working with children, adolescents, and families.

Please CLICK here to view:  Zoom Link